Barnyard animals take center stage in "Charlotte's Web," a story about an unlikely friendship between a pig and a spider. Pets often hold a special place in our hearts as loving companions, best friends, and even lifesavers. Click below to open a gallery of amazing true stories about Beliefnet readers' favorite animal companions.
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For more inspiration from animals, find out what Dakota Fanning, Steve Buscemi, and other stars of "Charlotte's Web" learned from their first pets
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