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    25 Of The Cutest Baby Animals Born This Year

    Here's a huge dose of cute to get you through any tough time.

    1. Small, furry, and adorable — here's a yellow-bellied glider joey!

    Taronga Zoo
    Taronga Zoo

    The happy joey was born in June at the Taronga Zoo.

    2. Meet a rare and adorable Visayan warty pig!

    Chester Zoo
    Chester Zoo

    This cute little piglet was born in May at the Chester Zoo.

    3. Here's Jabari, a rare and shy okapi!

    Denver Zoo / zooborns.com
    Denver Zoo / zooborns.com

    The male okapi was born in February at the Denver Zoo.

    4. And here's Duncan, an adorable 385-pound male Asian elephant calf!

    Stephanie Adams/Houston Zoo
    Stephanie Adams/Houston Zoo

    He was born in February at the Houston Zoo after his mom carried him for 23 months!

    5. Don't you just want to cuddle the cutest clouded leopard cubs there ever were?

    Denver Zoo
    Denver Zoo

    The two cubs, one male and one female, were born in March at the Denver Zoo.

    6. Ahh! These three manned wolf pups just melt your heart!

    Denver Zoo
    Denver Zoo

    The three pups, two male and one female were born in May at the Denver Zoo.

    7. Look at these little guys! Nine Aldabra giant tortoises that are very tiny at birth!

    Aaron Goodwin
    Tulsa Zoo / Sarah Floyd

    The teeny nine tortoise hatchlings were born in early February at the Tulsa Zoo.

    8. And just look at these peacefully sleeping North American river otters!

    Melissa King
    Melissa King

    Two separate litters were born at the Buffalo Zoo in March — the first river otter births at the zoo.

    9. How did this delightful clan of meerkat pups fit in there?!

    Brevard Zoo
    Brevard Zoo

    This group that can fit in small places was born at the Brevard Zoo in April.

    10. Say hello to an Asian small-clawed otter pup reaching out to you! Hello!!!

    Ryan Hawk/Woodland Park Zoo

    Three females and one male were born at the Woodland Park Zoo in March.

    11. Look closely at the pygmy sea horses that just hatched!

    Rich Ross/California Academy of Sciences
    Rich Ross/California Academy of Sciences

    The group of Bargibant's pygmy seahorses were born in June at the Steinhart Aquarium in the California Academy of Sciences.

    12. Here's a rare Siberian crane chick born waddling about!

    Zoo New England
    Zoo New England

    Born in early May, the Siberian crane lives at the Franklin Park Zoo.

    13. These gorgeous cheetah cubs are posing just for you!

    Daniel Zupanc
    Daniel Zupanc

    The three young cubs were born in April at the Schönbrunn Zoo.

    14. Get a look at the quills on this North American porcupette!

    Ryan Hawk/Woodland Park Zoo
    Ryan Hawk/Woodland Park Zoo

    Weighing just over two pounds, the porcupette was born in April at the Woodland Park Zoo.

    15. Look, here are not one but eight Northern Australian snapping turtles!

    National Aquarium
    National Aquarium

    The hatchlings were born in March at the National Aquarium.

    16. Wave hello to some more North American river otters!

    Melissa Grippin/Binghamton Zoo
    Melissa Grippin/Binghamton Zoo

    These triplets were born at the Binghamton Zoo in March.

    17. Get ready to squeal from so much adorableness — here's a chacoan peccary!

    Sandy Schmeling
    Heather Davis / Fresno Chaffee Zoo

    The rare chaocan peccary was born in late March at the Fresno Chaffee Zoo.

    18. This Micronesian kingfisher chick may not be the furriest of them all, but still pretty darn cute.

    Victoria Lake, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute
    Victoria Lake, Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute

    To ring in the new year, this Micronesian kingfisher was born at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute bringing a total of 129 kingfishers in existence!

    19. Look at the eyes of these playful Sumatran tiger cubs!

    Topeka Zoo
    Topeka Zoo

    The triplets were born in June at the Topeka Zoo.

    20. And here's a happy little Grevy's zebra!

    Chester Zoo
    Chester Zoo

    With less than 2,500 left in the wild, the Grevy's zebra calf born in February was a delight to the staff at the Chester Zoo.

    21. Gallivanting away is a dwarf zebu calf!

    Basle Zoo
    Basle Zoo

    This peppy male was born in April at Switzerland's Zoo Basel.

    22. Basking in all of her cuteness is a Rothschild giraffe!

    Paignton Zoo
    Paignton Zoo

    This chill gal was born at the Paignton Zoo in January and was already six feet tall at birth.

    23. If you love cats, here is a litter of Malayan tigers!

    Fresno Chaffee Zoo
    Heather Davis / Fresno Chaffee Zoo

    The four cubs were born in January at the Fresno Chaffee Zoo. The picture on the right is a more recent picture of them — they grow so fast!

    24. Just trumping along is an Asian elephant calf!

    Twycross Zoo
    Twycross Zoo

    After a 22-month long gestation, the female Asian elepahnt calf was born in March at the Twycross Zoo.

    25. Say hello to one of the newest additions to the animal world — a tiny poison dart frog!

    Andrew Cowie/AFP / Getty Images
    Andrew Cowie/AFP / Getty Images

    Born in mid-June, the small poison dart frog is the first to be born at the Sea Life London Aquarium.

    Have a happy day now!

    Ina Fassbender / Reuters

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