9 of the Most Adorable Baby Animals on the Planet

Have you had a bad day? Do you need a break? Then gaze upon these adorable baby animals. I guarantee you’ll feel at least 64% better immediately.

Kittens!

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Let’s start simple. These kittens have weapons-grade cuteness that’ll make you feel all tingly with happiness.

Wee Baby Chameleon

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Just look at this guy. He’s so tiny! How can anything be that small? I want to wear him as an earring. Is that weird?

Bite-Sized Hedgehog

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Hedgehogs are often called “ouch mouses” in their native England. True story! Elegant society ladies used to carry them in special mesh handbags and then race their hedgehogs when tea parties got too boring.

Llama Llama Llama

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Aww, now I want to go watch The Emperor’s New Groove. For the millionth time. Kronk, pull the lever!

Happy Gator

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Alligators aren’t necessarily the first animal you think of when you consider cute baby animals. But look how delighted this little gator is by his head scritches!

Hakuna Matata

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There is nothing not cute about baby lions. Grown lions are pretty terrifying, but the little cubs? I’ll take two, please. I’ll call them Simba and Nala and dress them up in little outfits. Do lions like catnip?

Oh Deer!

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Fawns are some of the cutest baby animals on the planet. I think it’s the freckles on their little rumps. This sweetie is clearly very tired from being so adorable. Rest well, little one.

Spot the Difference

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Most of the baby animals in this photo are lambs. One is not. Can you find the puppy? Here’s a clue: He’s a very good boy!

Ooh-Da-Lolly!

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That fox is definitely going to grow up to be a charming bandit who steals from the rich and gives to the poor. Look at what a scamp he is already!