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Thread: Saving And Adopting A Newborn Kitten With Umbilical Cord Still Attached

There can be many reasons in the wild for which even the most loving animal mommas would reject one of their babies. Nature is cruel like that. And though we don't know the exact reason behind the abandonment of this itty bitty kitty in this story, we can only be thankful that it turned out the way it did. 

Abandoned by its mom, a newborn kitten with its eyes still closedand the umbilical cord still attached to it was thankfully found by YucateCosa's neighbor. Following that, after getting lucky approximately 53 more times, this kitten found its new forever home. Thank you to YucateCosa for taking care of her and giving her the love and care that she deserved. Few could have and would have done what you did, and we are so, so thankful. 

viral imgur thread of a kitten with an umbilical cord still attached getting rescued | thumbnail includes two pictures of a white kitten 'I had just adopted a couple of cats so I had kitten formula in the pantry, otherwise she wouldn’t have made it.She was very tiny, and she still had the umbilical cord attached YucateCosa'
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Let's be honest, there is nothing cuter in the whole world than baby animals. It doesn't matter which animal it is - from itty bitty tiny kittens to awwdorable and underappreciated hyaena cubs - so long as the animal is in its teeny weeny baby form, we love it. They are so new to this world, looking around and discovering every little bit of it. 

Their innocence about the world is part of what makes them so cute. That as well as their occasional mild confusions. Like this adorable noisy baby seal who, for some unclear reason, confused a photographer filming it for its momma. Well, we suppose that could happen to anyone, and we get to watch the footage of this squeaky baby. 

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The Itty Bitty Kitty Committee Gathers Again (Pics)

When the itty bitty kitty committee gathers, everyone must stretch their tiny murdermittens and wake up from their naps. The committee is the time during which these tiny but fierce felines discuss world domination. 

In the subject matter, we have:
1. how do we get more treats from humans?
2. did the idea I had when I was on catnip a good one?
3. do we take over the world now or after another nap? 

So, gather 'round, everyone, and welcome all of these perpetually sleepy tiny and awwdorable kittens, and let itty bitty kitty committee commence!

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If you have ever had any doubt in your mind about just how fierce teeny weeny kittens can be, this video of the tiniest most ferocious wild cat will convince you. Beware though! This video contains one of the most ferocious battles in the entirety of the animal kingdom - the epic fight between a tiny baby jaguar and its mother's ear. 

Yeah, we know, it can be too much for people who do not have the stomach for it, especially considering that the little baby loses. But even though it lost, it still proved just how ferocious it is with its sharp little murdermittens and totally unexpected jumping attacks. We will never underestimate tiny jaguars again, nor will we want to cuddle and pet them more than anything in the world. 

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Most Awwmazing Momma Gives Birth To 9 Puppies (Viral Threads)

There is nothing more amazing in the whole world to experience as an animal parent than watching your itty bitty baby give birth to itty bitty babies. Animal pregnancies are amazing, but they can be really hard to watch, especially when the babies just keep on coming. 

This doggo momma has had a long, long day, and so did her human parents, bringing to the world a group of 9 tiny puppies with the freshest, most awwdorable little toe beans. We want to thank tobeornottobeme on imgur for sharing this amazing story with the internet and continuing to update us on the developments. What you have done and are doing for these dogs is so amazing, and we wish them and you the most incredible life together. 

Now get ready for butterflies in your belly and tears of joy in your eyes and take a look at this beautiful story. 

viral thread about a dog giving birth to 9 puppies | thumbnail includes two pictures of a mom dog with puppies 'Momma did it and gave birth to 9 fuzzbutts!!! tobeornottobeme'
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Thread: Rescue Of An Itty Bitty Injured Black Kitten

Coming across an abandoned tiny and helpless kitten on the street is a heart-wrenching thing each and every time. Our hearts cannot help but go out to them, and yet, as much as we wish we could help, that's not always a possibility. Thankfully, this injured awwdorable itty bitty black kitten has lucked out, being rescued by some wonderful people. 

After not finding the kitten's mom, Covidnineteen on imgur picked the kitten up and took it home, bringing it to the vet, feeding it from a bottle, gently introducing it to the purrfect senior cat and the dog in the house. Not everyone would have undertaken such a task, so we feel like we absolutely have to say thank you. We wish this adorable rescued kitten as well as its family a long and most happy life together. 

viral imgur thread about a rescued black kitten | thumbnail includes two pictures including a tiny black kitten in someone's palm and a tiny black kitten being fed from a bottle 'Found an abandoned kitten in my parking garage... Poor guy has sores all over his foot pads. He spent the whole drive trying to feed out of my beard.'
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One of the most tragic yet hopeful stories we have seen this year so far - 5 itty bitty adorable cheetah cubs have tragically lost their momma and were orphaned. Thankfully, after being searched for and rescued by some incredible people, the Kevin Richardson Foundation and Dinokeng Game Reserve has stepped in to give them the second chance that they deserve. They are miracle babies, and they are lucky in that they may yet return to the wild. 

They need help of course. The bond between cheetahs and their mommas is a crucial one, and without her, they will need a lot of care. You can be one of the people to help them by donating. We hope to see much more of these tiny but fierce felines as they grow up into the hunters they were always meant to be. 

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Listen, you're not even prepared for this explosion of cuteness and adorableness and- omg we're sO in love with this itty bitty fox cub. We love all foxes, don't get us wrong, all foxes are beautiful and majestic, but this tiny adorable white fox cub specifically is something else. 

She is one of the most adorable thieves, and she has stolen... some raspberries. Yeah, we know, we know, cutest thing in the world. She's the newest fox cub at SaveAFox rescue, and although she has only just started getting used to the other foxes and the location, clearly, she is more than comfortable enough to commit some crimes. No kidding, we're in love. 

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Tumblr Thread: Infiltration Of The Tiniest Most Dramatic Opossum

Sometimes, very strange things happen when the animal world and humans mix together - the kind of stories that you'd think would only happen in the kind of cartoons where calking off a cliff means staying afloat for multiple seconds before falling. But no, these stories are real. 

A tiny owl being found inside of the iconic Rockefeller Christmas tree? A person accidentally forgetting that their sugar glider is in their bra and going to a doctor's appointment, praying that the sugar glider doesn't wake up? A person getting chased by a cow on Valentines day? All real. All crazy. All hilarious. 

And this time, in this ridiculous tumblr thread, our story is about a tiny opossum infiltrating a cat carrier and dramatically screeching when it got caught. Yes, sounds insane, we know. And it's so heckin' funny. 

tumblr thread about an opossum that infiltrated a cat carrier 'Font - talesfromtreatment Follow Foiled! Today I got to go on one of our runs to more rural shelters to help relieve overcrowding there. We ended up bringing back 21 kittens and 10 dogs. So fun day. But this morning, while I was getting stuff together in preparation for the 90 minute drive.. This happened.'
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You may not have thought about it many times in the past, but otters are heckin' adorable. Yeah, we know, it's not the first animal that people tend to think of when you ask them what the cutest animal is, but it's true. Otters are awwdorable, and baby otters are somehow even cuter.

Unconvinced? This video of baby otters taking their first steps is about to change your mind. They're so wiggly and so tiny. If you looked at them from afar, you might legitimately confuse them with kittens, they're so similar. 

And if this video doesn't change your mind completely, allow us to offer more proof. Take a look at this otter who became best friends with a cat or at this most adorable de-chonking otter who's too excited about his salmon cheat day. That's it. Mind changed. 

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Get the tissues ready, everyone, because this video is about to get them tears out of you. When these kind humans came across a tiny, abandoned, freezing and shaking kitten in the forest, they couldn't not leave it there. They could do nothing but save the tiny squeaking kitten. You can literally see the poor thing shaking when they pick it up. 

Every animal rescue story is heartwarming and at the same time difficult to watch, but especially when it's baby abandoned animals. Whether it's a fox cub getting rescued from a river or even a fish rescued from its abusive owners. We're so, so thankful for each person who takes the time to help these poor animals. You're doing the most important work. 

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21 Teeny-Weeny Pawdorable Puppies

Get ready for a cuteness overload, dog lovers, because you're about to see 21 of the most adorable puppies we could find on the internet. We love all dogs, don't get us wrong, no matter how big a dog is, we love it more than anything. But, puppies - puppies will always have a special place in our souls. 


Because itty bitty puppies are too adorable for this world, and no matter how many pics of them we see, we are forever smitten and in love. And considering how much love they give us all the time, we thought it was only right to give this puppy pile some more loveback. Because one can never love puppies enough. 

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An itty bitty fox cub got separated from its family and stuck in a little stream. The baby was cold and lost, but luckily, it was surrounded by good people who did everything they could to try to help it. And thankfully, one of them was successful, coming in confidently, picking up the cub, wrapping it up in a warm blanket and rescuing the fox cub

On top of all that, this incredible rescuer managed to gather enough information to find the fox cub's family, and following through with the rescue, he brought the little cub home. You can even hear the adorable foxes chattering and laughing with each other when the baby returns back to his home. It's so heartwarming, it makes our hearts fully melt, and we are so grateful for this happy ending. 

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23 Illegally Smol Itty Bitty Kitties (Pics)

Whenever the itty bitty committee gathers, everyone must attend. Every cat lover, every kitten connoisseur has to come and view these very impurrtant meetings. In these meetings, normally, they discuss how they can use their kitten cuteness to melt our hearts, as well as how they can get us to provide them with more wet food and catnip. And the most important thing they constantly talk about is the next steps they take toward taking over the world. 

We, as humans, see the danger that such meetings pose to humanity, but... we love these awwdorable kittens so much, we cannot help but allow them to continue with these purrfectly evil plans. 

pictures of small kittens thumbnail includes two pictures including a kitten sleeping in a guy's hoodie and a kitten perched on a couch
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11 Whimsical Photos of Squirrels in the Woods

Like most woodland animals, there's something whimsical about squirrels. They're small, fast, and possibly help out the fairies when needed. For your afternoon dose of serotonin, here are 11 beautifully captured photos that show just how magical the little creatures are. For more animal photos, have a look at this collection of very chonky animals

11 beautiful photos of squirrels in forests
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Did you know that bats - the unbeatable creatures of darkness - are also one of the cutest animals in the whole wide world? That's right. If you didn't know that, you're about to fall in love. Because this itty bitty bat that accidentally fell down someone's chimney found itself in need of some help from humans, and luckily, the human it found was one that did everything necessary to take care of it. 

Feeding it, letting it fall asleep in the palm of their hand, fawning over the awwwwwdorable milk mustache it kept getting, this is a video full of wholesomeness and cuteness, and you're just not ready for it.