Posts tagged "baby animals"

I Can’t Stop Watching This Baby Owl’s Dance Moves

I am oddly mesmerized by this baby owl's bizarre dance moves. Sure, the little guy is adorable, but something about those wide eyes paired with the music is just a little bit odd. Good thing the cute factor (and those lashes) makes up for it! [Tastefully Offensive; Bird Rescue Charitable…
By: Claire Hannum / June 25, 2014

The Daily Squee: A Wolf Pup With Hiccups!

Who's afraid of the big, bad wolf? The phrase takes on a thoroughly less menacing tone when the wolf in question is actually tiny and also has an adorable case of the hiccups, as illustrated by this 8-week-old wolf pup at the Wolf Conservation Center in Salem, New York. I'm not afraid of you at…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 17, 2014

This Is What Heaven Looks Like

I wasn't even sure I believed in heaven before watching this video, but now I'm absolutely certain it exists, and dearly departed souls are greeted at the pearly gates by an exuberant stampede of baby goats. [Jezebel]…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 10, 2014

“Dear Kitten” Adorably Proves That Cats Need Role Models, Too

Watch a seasoned housecat pass along his wisdom to his family's new kitten as he teaches him about the mysterious vacuum monster that can eat and yell at the same time, two-hand petting, laser pointers and sleeping in shoes. Life is a sweet deal when you're a cat. [Jezebel]…
By: Claire Hannum / June 9, 2014

Let’s Give It All We’ve Got Today, Much Like This Baby Goat

Today, let's all resolve to not merely bleat weakly and coast toward the weekend, but to grab life by the horns, let out a rousing yell of excitement, and give it all we've got. Like this baby goat. [YouTube]…
By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 5, 2014

The Daily Squee: Baby Panda Vs. Bamboo

Try as we might, some days we are all this baby panda. [YouTube]…
By: Jessica Wakeman / June 1, 2014

The Daily Squee: Baby White Tigers At An Austrian Zoo

There's nothing more exciting than a newborn white tiger ... except five newborn white tigers. The White Zoo in Kernoff, Austria was an embarrassment of riches on Monday when the felines, who were born on April 25, met the public. The zoo's owner said they were pleased when four healthy Bengel cubs were born and…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 28, 2014

The Daily Squee: Just Some Baby Black Bears Sparring Adorably

Coming back to work after a three-day weekend is such a buzzkill. Let's cheer things up around here with this video of two baby black bears roughhousing in some lucky bastard's backyard. I know these adorable little guys are going to grow up to be beasts that can kill you with one sweep of a…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 27, 2014

The Daily Squee: Watch This Weatherman Rescue A Trapped Kitty In A Tornado’s Aftermath

When a horrific tornado damaged the community of Cedarville, Ohio, local news station WHIO went to the scene to cover the damage. Weatherman Rich Wirdzek was filming a segment about the devastation when he heard loud mews for help coming from a kitten buried in the rubble. Wirdzek warmed up the kitten in the station'…
By: Claire Hannum / May 23, 2014

The Daily Squee: China Is Recruiting A Panda Nanny

This is my dream job — no exaggeration, my dream job: a panda caretaker at the Giant Panda Protection and Research Center in China. For one year, the panda nanny will aid the center's professionals to care for bears young and old while serving as a "pambassador" for panda conservation. The job comes with a $32,000…
By: Jessica Wakeman / May 21, 2014

The Daily Squee: First Peek At New Baby Gorillas At The Bronx Zoo

I have enough confusing feelings about my fertility without your help, Bronx Zoo. Maybe you should think twice before posting videos of your two new baby gorillas snuggling and cuddling with mommy gorillas just like overly-hairy human babies with funny noses. Some of us just can't handle it. [Gothamist]…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 26, 2014

The Daily Squee: Baby Gorilla’s First Easter Egg Hunt

The Easter Bunny came early this year to the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden for the annual gorilla egg hunt, the first for gorilla baby Gladys. The one-year-old baby made national headlines last year when she was rejected by her biological mother at zoo in Texas; she is now being raised by a surrogate gorilla…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 20, 2014

Baby Elephant Gleefully Blows Bubbles In A Pond

Sometimes it's easy to forget the simple pleasures in life. This baby elephant at the Hamburg Zoo can't contain his excitement over blowing bubbles in a pond with his trunk. The glee on his face says it all! [Tastefully Offensive]…
By: Claire Hannum / April 19, 2014

Bam Bam The French Bulldog Hates Bedtime

Meet Bam Bam, a noisy little puppy who does not like bedtime. He tries to resist, but he's just too tired to keep his little puppy eyes open. Who knew a toddler could be trapped in the body of a French bulldog? [Laughing Squid]…
By: Claire Hannum / April 17, 2014

The Daily Squee: Baby Gorilla Delivered Via C-Section

This baby girl gorilla, born on Wednesday night at the San Diego Zoo, needs to be cuddled immediately. She. Is. So. Cute! Her 18-year-old mother went into labor but was not making any progress, so veterinarians at the zoo delivered this little cutie via a rare C-section. In no time at all, the 4.6-lb. gorilla was wearing…
By: Jessica Wakeman / March 15, 2014

You Can Help Name This Zoo’s Adorable New Lion Cubs!

The Caldwell Zoo in Tyler, Texas, is enlisting the help of the public to choose names for their new lion cubs. The male cub goes by Doc, but the three female cubs have yet to be named. The options are...
By: Claire Hannum / March 11, 2014

The Daily Squee: We Need To Talk About This Baby Anteater

I will confess that I'm not sure how I feel about anteaters. They don't have the same neotenous appearance or demeanor that, say, kittens and baby pandas doo. Yet there's something adorable that can't be denied about their itty-bitty ears and their big, long snout. This critter here is MJ, a southern tamandu…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 27, 2014

Watch This Kitten Wiggle Her Ears While Being Bottle-Fed

Meet Polly, a two-week-old kitten who wiggles her ears as she drinks from a bottle. It's even more adorable than it sounds.
By: Claire Hannum / February 26, 2014

The Daily Squee: Here’s Every Cat Vine You’ve Ever Needed In One Video

Looking for something productive to do with your day? How about 25 minutes of cat Vines condensed into one video? That's a lot of cat Vines. This YouTube user did us the favor of curating the very best and brightest of internet felines, all in one place. Somewhere, Colonel Meow (rest in peace)…
By: Claire Hannum / February 5, 2014

The Daily Squee: Baby Wombats Get Belly Rubs

As soon as I started dating an Australian, I began fantasizing about all the adorable animals Down Under who would someday become my friends. Koalas! Roos! Wombats! Sadly, this American was quickly informed that all of those wild animals are indeed wild animals and seldom seen, let alone snuggled. (Kangaroos, I am told, are very…
By: Jessica Wakeman / February 1, 2014