100 of the Most Adorable Animal Pictures That Will Make You Say “Awww”
These cute animal pictures will have you making puppy dog eyes at your computer screen.
Cute animal pictures you really need to see
We know you can’t resist cute animal pictures, so we gathered 100 of the cutest animal pictures we could find for your ooh-ing and aah-ing pleasure. Some of the cutest animals in the world might be critters you didn’t even know existed! Of course, when you’re going for maximum cuteness, you can’t go wrong with baby animal pictures. There’s just something about a tiny, fluffy, uncoordinated wee one that makes our hearts melt like butter. And it doesn’t stop with cats and dogs! If you’re not lucky enough to live in the country, the adorableness of cute farm animals will get you browsing land listings. Really, we’d like two of every animal, please. Noah had the right idea!
If you think your pets would fit in with these adorable pics, we want to see them! Reader’s Digest is on the prowl for the most touching, adorable, or hilarious friendships involving a pet. Submit your story and photos (and video!) for consideration. We will honor the best in many categories of friendship online, in the magazine, and on social media.
This cute little baby
Starting our cute animal pictures off with an intense need to cuddle this kid!
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These best friends
Nothing bonds two dogs like sharing a stick, except maybe sharing cute animal pictures with your friends.
This sleepy cat
Courtesy Loren Gereg
These Christmas boyos
When Santa comes, they’ll be ready for him. Ready and posing for a cute animal picture, that is.
These playful horses
These horses look like they’re best buddies.
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This sassy cat
I don’t want to be a present! I only want to be a cute animal picture.
Courtesy Jennifer Cole
Whether fluffy pumpkin or sleek shadow, friendship bridges every divide.
This happy camper
Hope he doesn’t float away!
Courtesy Jeanne Hamilton
These unlikely snoozers
We all need a nap, and what’s better than napping with a cuddle buddy? Especially if they’re warm-blooded, and you’re not!
This dog with lots of energy
She heard there was pirate treasure buried on this beach.
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Courtesy Angie Grosland Jones
This mustachioed pair
These kitty bros definitely know how to get into (and out of!) trouble together, as well as cute animal pictures.
This topsy-turvy bird
Getting his exercises in. One-two, one-two!
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These fluffy friends
We love ewe!
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This exhausted cat
Another tiring day of sleeping, eating, and posing for cute animal pictures. Yawn.
This big and little pair
Look at the difference in their paws!
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This thirsty cat
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Courtesy Gabrielle Nicholas
This cozy squeaker
Could anything be cuter than a guinea pig wrapped in a flannel? No? Case closed.
This cat who’ll nap anywhere
I’ve been waiting for you, human!
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This wide-eyed cat
She can get anything she wants with those eyes.
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These cute animals
Can you give me a boost?
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This snowy dog
Ahh, pondering life at the beach on a winter’s day.
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This cheesing dog
A master of cute animal pictures, this pooch knows exactly how to smile for the camera.
A flower child!
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Courtesy Victoria Lorrekovich Miller
This gentle lepidopterist
The pooch and the monarch… it’s like a fairytale!
This sleeping cat
White whiskers on a black cat are the cutest thing ever.
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This dog with a blow-out
I feel just like Beyoncé.
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This majestic dog
Look at the sun shining off that gorgeous coat.
This playful pair
The simplest things can entertain dogs for hours. Just like us and cute animal pictures.
These buddies are ready for their close-up
This cow has the sweetest eyes.
These cuddling cats
You probably want to curl up in bed with them too.
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This nervous driver
Get out of the road!
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This fashionable dog
How can you resist these cute animal pictures, especially this one? We love how the scarf color compliments his socks.
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This playful pooch
Some pooches need a once-a-week sprinting session, while others prefer one once a day or a long, chilled walk with lots of sniffing stops.
These detective cats
I wonder what’s out there. More cute animal pictures, perhaps?
This sleepy doggo
Dogs are expert nappers. It takes practice!
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This happy cat
Working from home has tons of purr-ks.
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These newborn kittens
We just can’t stand these cute animal pictures—get a load of these absolutely adorable kittens!
These cuddling dogs
Hope they don’t snore!
Dashing through the leaves, on a brisk autumnal day…
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This first date
He seems nervous… maybe he’s lactose-intolerant?
These best friends
There’s nothing like the friendship between a boy and his bunny.
This black cat
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This carrot-loving chimp
Nothing says cute animal pictures like a chomping chimp!