"Wake up mommy! Get up and play with me!"
Poor mama rhino just needs some rest...
This widdle cygnet is looking at you wondering if you're the ugly ducking all the swans we're talking about.
Wisdom has nested at Midway Atoll since 1956. She is the oldest-known wild bird, and the happy new Laysan Albatross is now proud mama to a very fluffy, very cute chick. Wisdom and her mate will take shifts feeding and nesting with their new baby. This is believed to be her 35th (!) chick.
"Mom! Mooooom! Don't forget about me! I'm down here!"
It's easy to overlook your baby when you're a great big hippo mama...
You know what your morning needs? Silky widdle wombat faces to squee upon!
They are just fussy, widdle cubs at the moment, but you can imagine the ferocious tigers the will grow up to be one day.