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Top 30 cutest animals in the world


Before the actual list, there are three things that I need to say.

  1. From among the hundreds of animals I checked out, I have chosen only those animals of which even the adults are cute. The reason for this is that pretty much all baby animals of most of the species are cute.
  2. The list below is subjective, this is my personal opinion.
  3. The animals listed are not in order of cuteness, except for the first five, which I find the cutest, in that order.

So without further ado, here's the list:

1. meerkats

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meerkat

2. chipmunks

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chipmunk

3. otter

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otter

4. leopard geckos

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leopard_gecko

5. red pandas (also called firefox)

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_panda

6. house cats

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/House_Cat

7. dolphins

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dolphin

8. hedgehogs

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hedgehog

9. hummingbirds

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hummingbird

10. koala bears

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Koala_bear

11. hare (bunnies)

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hare

12. guinea pig

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guinea_pig

13. hamster

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamster

14. mouse

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mouse

15. racoon

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Racoon

16. roe deer

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roe_deer

17. beaver

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beaver

18. prairie dogs

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Praire_dog

19. gopher

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gopher_(animal)

20. Reeve's muntjac

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reeves%27s_Muntjac

21. sitatunga

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sitatunga

22. squirrel monkey

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Squirrel_monkey

23. Angolan talapoin

more info: http://www.monkeyland.co.za/index.php?comp=article&op=view&id=373

24. cotton eared marmoset

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cotton_Eared_Marmoset

25. penguins

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Penguin

26. Canada Goose

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada_Goose

27. hyrax

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyrax

28. goat

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goat

29. kangaroo

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kangaroo

30. squirrel

more info: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Squirrel

Please vote on your favorite animal!

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dogs are the best on August 26, 2019:

how can you say dogs are ugly no one is ugly or maybe its you. everyone knows that dogs are waaaaaaaaay better than cats stop lying to yourself

Red_Panda_Girl on February 19, 2019:

Red Pandas are the BEST!!!

Maya Boyce on September 09, 2017:

I love goats they are so cheeky

Poodle on August 22, 2017:

These animals are not cute

candace on July 20, 2015:

the animals are sooooo cute

pop on January 29, 2015:

I'm just love'n these animals are you

wolf lover on January 09, 2015:

im a boy wolfs rock!all the animals are cute:)

lilihoty on September 07, 2014:

lizards are not cute PANDAS ARE!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Csanad (author) from Budapest, Hungary on September 05, 2014:

I listed only those animals where the adult is adorable, because most species have cute babies.

jared on June 14, 2014:

animals rule

Lover of ALL animals on May 19, 2014:

These animals are sooooo cute, but some people are so mean! They say that some animals are ugly, which is soooooooooo not true. Besides, you shouldn't call an animal ugly unless you want it lookn at you, thinkn man is that human ugly! So there! All of these animals are so adorable!!! :)

Lemur Lover on May 18, 2014:

So cute, but come on dude! Have you never seen a lemur?!! WHERE ARE THE BABY LEMURS ON THIS LIST?!

Jonathan on April 24, 2014:

You obviously have never seen a chinchilla or it would have been on this list, chinchillas are one of the cutest animals that I've ever seen

Demi Elizabeth on January 28, 2014:

fre,your nuts!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Lover of All Animals on January 10, 2014:

I voted for the chipmunk!!

Foxes are Awesome!!!!! on November 21, 2013:

How come you don't have any arctic foxes, fennec foxes, or red foxes. That is just sad dude.

holly on October 29, 2013:

I love the guinea pig and I have two. One of them are like that picture!!!

I wanted to vote for three but I couldn't so this is the order I would of voted them:




animallover on August 29, 2013:

choc , choose this animal

kayKay on August 24, 2013:

I love animlas and there so cuite

Montannah on July 20, 2013:

Omg! most of these animals were cute especially the lizard because I LOVE REPTILES HALF TO DEATH!

bunny lover H on July 19, 2013:

here is a positive word pole for rabbits





I think they are great


bunny lover H on July 18, 2013:

bunnies are the best but here are my top ten cutest animals

1#bunnies/hares(of course!)

2#guinea pigs









and those are my favourite and cutest animals in the world (but if I could I would put rabbits down as -1 wait! I can so I will)


i love bunnies!

bunny lover H on July 17, 2013:

bunnies are the greatest I hate cats and kittens they always take away rabbits from their owners my friend used to have a rabbit named Nora and she had to give her away because she got a pet cat named Max here is a list of animal I don't like:







I did not mention dogs because my dad had a rabbit and a dog at the same time and they never fought each other.

bunny lover H on July 13, 2013:

bunnies are the best they should be at number no animal could be cuter I even have a rabbit named holly she is the best of all bunnies oh and don't even think that any other animal is better because rabbit are not colour blind like dogs or have any problems and they are the perfect pet nothing could be better they don't even make a noise they are not boring or mean the only time they bite you is if you are being mean to them otherwise they are perfect and my rabbit has not bitten me for a couple months and when she did it did not really hurt

bunny lover H on July 13, 2013:

bunnies are the best

Erika on July 12, 2013:

I love all those animals especially the hummingbird, squirrel monkey, cat, chipmunk, squirrel, kangaroo, hare, hamster and red panda

Mina hart on July 03, 2013:

all of the animals r cute, but the monkeys and the leapord geko r not very cute.

Caitlin on June 28, 2013:

I have a few things to say

1. Laralol u r right about protecting animals, I am so with u.

2. Julia I know some people like fuzzy, playful animals, and some people like scaly, or intertaning to watch animals, but really dogs and g.pigs r ugly that is not cool.

Emily on June 23, 2013:

My favorite animal is the.




And the dolphin!!!

Who doesn't like dolphins?

That's what I'd like to know!!

georgia on June 19, 2013:

House cats ate so cute

Alpacalypse on June 14, 2013:

u forgot alpacas :3

eddie on June 01, 2013:

the dolphins are soooooooooooooooooooooo fast& so cutey vote for them

tiffany on June 01, 2013:

adorable little things

jonahguy on May 27, 2013:

This is the cutest animal: http://sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn1/s480x48...

steven johnson on May 23, 2013:

You forgot cottontail tamarin

Charlie on May 16, 2013:


michalmess on April 17, 2013:

i loooooooooooooooooooooooooove the hedgehog

Bat-eared fox lover on April 10, 2013:

In my opinion, The top 10 most cutest animals are:

1:Bat eared foxes


3:Kit foxes

4:Snow leopards

5:Gray foxs

6:Red pandas


8:Northern sportive lemur


10:Tooth billed pigeon

But anyway, All of these are SOOO CUTE

Cat lover 152 on March 28, 2013:

Cats are so cute!

Jenniferbrown on March 28, 2013:

Those hamsters and guinea pigs are soooo cute :)

sooo cute on March 25, 2013:

the beavers were so cute

kunal on March 24, 2013:

I liked the guinea pig .

steve on March 19, 2013:

prairie dogs are out of sight

GilliAN on March 16, 2013:

You've got to be kidding... Sloths are nothing but Ugly!

canadiannarwhal on February 21, 2013:

cuteness is a matter of opinion but if this was my list sloths would definitely be number one!

DOGLUVERSSC on January 29, 2013:



Chibi on January 25, 2013:

I am disappoint by the lack of Fennec Foxes on this list. Or any kind of real foxes for that matter.

bob on January 14, 2013:

OMGEE so cute lol. look at the dolphins fingers they're so adorable.

You already now my name on January 12, 2013:

Dolphins are adorable,cute and clever.Dolphins are the best

Delaney on January 07, 2013:

I like puppys! Do you?

Delaney on January 07, 2013:

Ware are the puppys come on. Thay are cut and the Dolphin.But come on.

Sander on December 06, 2012:

Even if you search all the world you can't find any animals cuter and smarter the dolphins................DOLPHINS

KittyLover123 on December 05, 2012:


LaraLol on November 21, 2012:

Theese animals are adorable. I wish people weren't so cruel to them...

You only think about the oppurtunities you have when you lose them.

I think we must protect animals before it's too late.

I honestly like the otter and ret panda...

eric on November 17, 2012:

hamster and are so cute i wish i can have a hamster as a pet.

kailey on November 13, 2012:

mice are so cute i have pet mice from petco they are so playful and cuddly

ALEX on November 10, 2012:


Loki on November 01, 2012:


eva on September 17, 2012:

i love otters they are so cute!

Sander on September 15, 2012:

But I still love dolphins

Kayla M on September 08, 2012:

I think the cutest animals are mostly the Prairie Dogs, Chipmunks, and the Squirrels. such cuties!

LaraLol on September 02, 2012:

I honestly think the otter and the red panda are the cutest! They are both cuter than each other

Julia on August 03, 2012:

I am very angery about people thinking that dogs are the cutest animals i think dogs are ugly same with ginnea pigs . I think blue tonge lizards and rabbits should be the cutest!

fre on July 24, 2012:

the squirels are so ugleeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

bella R on July 14, 2012:

squirrels are the cutest most bueatyful things in the world how in the heck are thay last

madge on July 12, 2012:

the leopard gecko should not be on the list and why is squirrel last

SAm on July 09, 2012:

i loveeee dolphins . they are the most prettiest animal ever . who agrees ?

Amilya on July 06, 2012:

I think that alot of the animals in here are cute but some are cool instead of cute.I just wanted to put that out there,but there are some that are really cute!

animal12346578 on June 25, 2012:

the animals that i like the most are-


roe dear


house cat


guinea pigs


and more cute stuff...

the animals that i dislike are-

angolan tapaloing or whatever

the cutest animals awards are only for cute animals

i like to see various types of animals

thank you

ashish sharma on June 09, 2012:

polar bear is missing...

hannah on June 06, 2012:

cats should be first~! also fish r soo cutee!! what about sea horses or tiger cubs ?? soo cute :)

amy on June 05, 2012:

oh my god i don`t even know what to pick but i like the doilfin no i like the hare it is so hard that i could`nt chose

fbbhbrhbfhjfbdjf on May 30, 2012:

the otter is sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooocute and the red panda is sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo cute

annabelle on May 29, 2012:

i think the only one that was cute was the dolifin none of the orthers plus they should a bat and i know the smallest bat a bee bat and how can the forget wolves pups and lion pups and some of them should get a room!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!too.

bobalu on May 20, 2012:

they are all so cute i love the hampster and the red panda the most

chloe on May 11, 2012:

the red panda is the CUTEST little thing in the world,i love it......:D:);)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

kamea on May 10, 2012:

they are cute

chloe on May 08, 2012:

I love that koala bear sooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo cute.

Valencia on May 06, 2012:

THE hamster,dolphin,baby kangaroo and the cat is ssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssss ssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssssoooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo ccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccccuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuutttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttttteeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!That I can't believe it.

Sander (red pandas) on April 28, 2012:

Oh Sander can you please shut up everybody knows red pandas are cuter.RED PANDAS!

steve on April 26, 2012:

they all a so cute !

the animals that i like the most,in this list are

firefox and chipmuk

rashed on April 18, 2012:

i have a hamster that is a male and lives with baby rabbit

cuteanimals are so good on April 14, 2012:

great racoon dog

Choc on April 13, 2012:

I love pets can't choose help mme

emma on April 12, 2012:

aaaddddoooorrrriiibbblleeee!!!! i llllllllllllllloooooooooovvvvvvvvvveeeeeeeeeeeeeee their faces!!!!so happy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!11

Sheogorath on April 11, 2012:

Slow Lorises should be on here....

Hi on April 11, 2012:

I vote for the red panda they r my fav. Animal in the hole world would you guys agree

Joanna on April 07, 2012:


Hugo on March 30, 2012:

Dormice. There's nothing in the world cuter than a sleeping dormouse and that's an objective fact.

dinalingling on March 28, 2012:

yes all animals in the world

Scissorluv on March 21, 2012:

The red panda was the best!The other animals have no chance!

dont be a hater on March 20, 2012:


asma on March 19, 2012:

Kittens r the cutest animal in the entire universe. I have two kittens already. I love them. I can give my life for them.they are my best friends.

the animal lover on March 17, 2012:

i love the cute squirrel!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Lucy McNulty 9 on March 13, 2012:

CATS ARE THE BEST ANIMALS IN THE WOLD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! cats are the cuest! animals ever!

Lara Lol on March 12, 2012:

Otters are the cuest! I wish I had one as a pet!

But I also think Sander (red panda) and Sander (dolphin) are right. Both of them are adorable.

Trishia on March 12, 2012:

The dolphins are the cutest, adorable, smartest and the most beautiful animal that i ever seen...

Nicole fong on March 06, 2012:


Little Red on March 05, 2012:

Cut but what about those wolf pups? Now we're talking adorable!! I love wolves!!

Sander (dolphins) on March 05, 2012: