While there are a lot of cute photos posted online the following collection is by far the most adorable and reaches new heights of cuteness never attempted before.
The day this orphaned kitten pushed his stepbrother around in a tiny, kitten-sized shopping cart
The dual, simultaneous, equiversal kisses planted on this lucky otter by his two best friends
Four legendary birthday parties for, respectively, a stoned dog, two chinchillas, an existential cat, and Ludwig the elephant
The mischievous sloth who photobombed a group of tourists
The day this kid and his cat decided to plot their escape together ...
... and started a revolution.
The smiling seal who welcomed a honeymooning couple to the Galapagos
And the meerkat who fell in love with a stuffed meerkat of himself
The fateful day when Boo the pomeranian hid inside a pile of Boos and then fell asleep
The baby elephant who spent a day at the beach and had the time of her life
The letter this kid wrote to Professor Dumbledore (SPOILERS!)
The cute but tragic but, let's be honest, more cute than tragic Panda Slide Accident of 2008
And the inspiring act of panda altruism that suddenly made everything OK again
And then also the time that this panda thing happened
The people who rescued a sheep from a flood in a kayak
The little girl who saved a baby lamb from a volcano in Iceland
And the sheep who celebrated via frolicking
That time when all the cats decided to imitate all the babies and totally nailed it
The photobooth proposal that totally worked
And the somber Victorian photoshoot that didn't
The basset hounds who won that race where two basset hounds RACE RIGHT INTO YOUR HEART
The serious cat who got photobombed by his idiot friend
Let's not forget Pickles the Etsy-modeling pug
Or the pug who pushed her toy baby pugs around in a stroller. With a parasol
Or (for God's sake) the seeing-eye pug who helps her blind pug friend get around
The blind pug, Elly, is on the right. Her sighted pug friend Franky is always at her side to make sure she doesn't get lost.
And also while we are on the "seeing-eye" topic, let's talk just real quicklike about this seeing-eye cat who see-eyes for a labrador out of the great and glorious goodness of her heart
Then there was the time we all learned what happens when you burn someone's feelings
The story behind this note is that the long-suffering father who received it had postponed a beach trip with his 8-year-old daughter until he could finish watching the football game.
And the time an opossum broke into a bakery and ate so many danishes that he couldn't leave
And this bunny bathtime
There was a partially paralyzed kanagaroo who became a therapy animal for an Oklahoma woman suffering from depression
After a stroke, and a debilitating depression, and an attempted suicide, Christie Carr found new meaning volunteering at a wildlife refuge, where she met Irwin, a five-month-old kangaroo who had partially paralyzed himself after hopping into a fence.
The town of Broken Arrow unanimously voted to create an exemption to their exotic animals ordinance so that the inseparable Carr and Irwin could continue their lives together.
A puppy who fell asleep on the job
IRL Russell From "Up"
And IRL Mufasa and Simba
IRL OCELOT KITTEN!!!
The cutest monkey ever to walk the Earth
The threatening letter to the Tooth Fairy
The family portrait that went horribly, horribly wrong
And the family portraits that went exactly right
One awesome toy company decided to make children's drawings into weird plush toys
And four awesome cats got all dressed up in four awesome sweaters
His name is Reginald.
The day Lil' Bub was born
And the unforgettable day when we first met Memebon
This little girl struck a pose for her mom in Shanghai
This dog comforted her sister during a thunderstorm
And this dog was comforted by his person during a trip to the vet
Then there was the mouse who climbed to the summit of a dandelion just because it was there
The flower girl who had a lousy day at the Royal Wedding
The cat who got older but didn't grow up
The dog who got older but who - what I am trying to say is that the important point of this story is that HE IS BEST FRIENDS WITH A CHEETAH
The cat who always waits for her dog best friend to pick her up for their daily stroll
The cat who thought he was a penguin
And then this