Cutest Animals In The World

Most Baby Mammals

In general, almost all baby animals are considered cute by people, which is one of the ways they have been domesticated over the years.

Slow Loris

If you’ve ever seen those plush toys with impossibly large eyes, that’s one of the ways toy manufacturers use our innate desire for cuteness to entice a purchase.


Meerkats are small mongooses native to southern Africa, and they are some of the cutest social animals on the planet. They live in large packs of up to 30 individuals and have a quirky survival instinct.


Koala Bears are cute, they’re cuddly, and they should be avoided at all costs. It’s generally accepted that these marsupials endemic to Australia are considered cute by most people.


Pigs are an interesting animal for this list due to the fact that a piglet is cute, but a pig is anything but.

Fennec Fox

The Fennec fox is a small species of fox native to the Sahara Desert and the Sinai Peninsula. They are highly adapted to their desert environment, thanks in large part to their ears.

Red Panda

When the Red panda was first described by Frédéric Cuvier in 1825, he dubbed it “quite the most handsome mammal in existence.” They have been described in the years since in a number of ways

Sea Otters

Sea otters are some of the cutest animals in the world, and while that has a lot to do with their features, their social behavior is what brings most people to zoos to see them.


Quokka are small marsupials in the same family as kangaroos and wallabies native to southwestern Australia.