Animals·Updated on Sep 1, 2020. Posted on Mar 25, 201519 Reasons Manatees Are The Absolute Best Creatures In The GalaxyHAPPY MANATEE APPRECIATION DAY!by Kaelin TullyBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink 1. They have the cutest faces in the history of faces. imgur.com / Via buzzfeed.com 2. And they're always available for a hug. Yuko Hirao / Getty Images 3. They'll even give you a little kiss if you ask politely for one! Facebook: ManateePark 4. They'll pop up to say "I love you" whenever you need to hear it. i.imgur.com 5. And they're happy to accompany you on any of your adventures. Facebook: ManateePark 6. They're excellent listeners. Amanda Cotton / Getty Images 7. And they are easily the SWEETEST little babies. imgur.com / Via buzzfeed.com 8. IS THIS NOT THE FRIENDLIEST FACE YOU HAVE EVER SEEN?! Flickr: arichards-gallery 9. WHO COULD RESIST KISSING THIS NOSE?! Flickr: kaitimae777 10. They have the most handsome little smiles. Flickr: sophs74 11. And they always appreciate a good armpit scratch. Flickr: flamencoguru 12. They are the cuddliest little snuggle bears in all the land. Flickr: usfwssoutheast 13. And they have the cutest family gatherings the world has ever seen. Photo Credit: J. Rob McC via Compfight cc 14. They'll do anything to make a new friend, even if it's a little embarrassing. View this vine on Vine vine.co 15. No one has ever looked this cute drinking from a bottle. Bratan007 / Getty Images 16. No one has ever looked this adorable just floating around in the water doing nothing. ayearinbelize.blogspot.com 17. NO ONE'S WHISKERS ARE THIS KISSABLE. Hidvalfm / Getty Images 18. AND NO FACE IS THIS FLAWLESS, MAGICAL, KIND, AND SWEET. Flickr: usfwsendsp 19. So happy Manatee Appreciation Day to all of our whiskered buddies out there, because you're the absolute BEST. Facebook: 163038223733426 For more information on manatee rescue and rehabilitation, visit savethemanatee.org.