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60 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.

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dogist-puppies“Excerpted from The Dogist Puppies by Elias Weiss Friedman (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2017. Photographs by Elias Weiss Friedman.”

 

We know you can’t resist cute animal pictures. Here are 60 of the most adorable that we could find Scroll through to view everything from playful puppies to pink pigs. We know you’ll want to get your own pet after looking at these, and you should, because having a pet is actually good for your health. And, everyone could use a health boost from all the stress of busy work schedules. So take a break, sit back, relax, and enjoy these adorable animal pictures.

This picture, as well as a few of the other adorable dogs featured in this story, is from the new book The Dogist Puppies by Elias Weiss Friedman. Buy a copy for more adorable puppy pictures.

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This cute little baby

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AnnieAlyssa Jung

This sleepy cat

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Peyton Cutolo

This thirsty doggo

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Susan Nardi/Country August 2017

These playful horses

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dogist-puppies“Excerpted from The Dogist Puppies by Elias Weiss Friedman (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2017. Photographs by Elias Weiss Friedman.”

This poised puppy

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Alison Kanski
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This happy camper

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This funny-looking animal

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DogBeth Howard/Farm and Ranch Living

This dog with lots of energy

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Roxanne Miller

This topsy-turvy bird

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Alexandra Kelly

This exhausted cat

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dogist-puppies“Excerpted from The Dogist Puppies by Elias Weiss Friedman (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2017. Photographs by Elias Weiss Friedman.”

This family of puppies

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Alison Kanski

This napping cat

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Anna Brittain/Country Extra September 2017

This snuggly pup

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Ashley Lewis

This thirsty cat

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This tiny turtle

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Alyssa Jung

This cat who’ll nap anywhere

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Sandy Muller/Country Extra September 2017

This pensive dog

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Ashley Lewis

This wide-eyed cat

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Stacy Barkan/Country June 2017

These cute animals

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dogist-puppies“Excerpted from The Dogist Puppies by Elias Weiss Friedman (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2017. Photographs by Elias Weiss Friedman.”

This grumpy puppy

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This “bad” boy

 

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This cheesing dog

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Alyssa Jung

This thoughtful cat

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This happy dog

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dogCourtesy Michelle and Jonathan Lo

This nature-lover

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goatsVia Leanne Lauricella

These smirking goats

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This sleeping cat

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dogCourtesy Denise and Frank Sebastianelli

This lounging dog

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DogBeth Howard/Farm and Ranch Living

This dog with a blow-out

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dogist-puppies“Excerpted from The Dogist Puppies by Elias Weiss Friedman (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2017. Photographs by Elias Weiss Friedman.”

This tongue-tied pup

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Joelle Zimmerman/Farm and Ranch Living June/July 2017

This majestic dog

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Gina Schauer/Farm and Ranch Living June/July 2017

These buddies are ready for their close-up

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Keitha McKinnis/Farm and Ranch Living October/November 2017

These matching dogs

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Jordan Doyle

These cuddling cats

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Kimberly Conner

This tall-looking pup

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Brian Lutz

This ambitious cat

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Stephanie Holmes

This fashionable dog

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Matthew Florence

These cool cats

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dogGeoff Hardy/Shutterstock

This playful pooch

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Lauren Ruddell/Farm and Ranch Living June/July 2017

These gorgeous goats

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This excited puppy

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This sleepy doggo

You know that your pup requires excessive amounts of shut-eye time sometimes, but this is how many hours a day dogs need to sleep.

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dogist-puppies“Excerpted from The Dogist Puppies by Elias Weiss Friedman (Artisan Books). Copyright © 2017. Photographs by Elias Weiss Friedman.”

This bright-eyed dog

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Patrick Lewis

This lounging cat

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Winsley Jerauld

This dressed-up horse

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Taylor Cutolo
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Four cats on a white sheetCourtesy Randy Karg

These newborn kittens

We just can’t stand these cute animal pictures—get a load of these absolutely adorable kittens!

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Two white dogs snuggling on a pillowCourtesy Audrey Smith

These cuddling dogs

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Brown dog resting his head on a a couchCourtesy Susie Grant

This wide-eyed pup

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White dog sitting in a pile of leaves at the parkCourtesy April Talley

This autumn-lover

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Cat sitting at dinner table with milkCourtesy Daniell Shirazi

This hungry cat

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Cottontail rabbit with little boyCourtesy Andrea Koonce

These best friends

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Baby frog in the palm of a hand.Courtesy Katherine Lyons

This tiny frog

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A black cat with her chin being scratched.Courtesy Alyssa Jung

This black cat

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Dog running in the snowCourtesy Brandon Tatar

This snow-loving dog

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Gorilla eating a carrot sliceCourtesy Harriet Denning

This hungry gorilla

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