It's hard being an adorable animal, so tiring, that sometimes a nap is unavoidable! In fact, the smaller the animal, the more sleep it seems to need: little brown bats sleep a whopping 19.9 hours out of 24, chipmunks for 15 hours, but horses just need 2.9 hours per day!

This list of sleeping animals should put you in the mood for an afternoon nap, but don't fall asleep yet! We need you to vote on the cutest, sleepiest, animal, or post your own sleeping animals photos below!

#1 This Is How My Bunny Sleep

This Is How My Bunny Sleep

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varwenea 5 months ago

I'm chilling...

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#2 Sleepy Cat

Sleepy Cat

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MónicaZetaGe 5 months ago

I think your cat is melting...

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#3 Maddie Sleeping In A Guitar Case

Maddie Sleeping In A Guitar Case

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HappyGhost 5 months ago

This is the BEST!

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#4 Omar Asleep In A Tissue Box

Omar Asleep In A Tissue Box

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Louliez 5 months ago

If I fits I zzzzzzzzzzzz

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#5 The Runt Of The Litter Likes To Sleep In My Hiking Boot

The Runt Of The Litter Likes To Sleep In My Hiking Boot

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Debbie 5 months ago

Oh my God!!....I love him!!!!!

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#6 Squirrel Sleeping In A Cup

Squirrel Sleeping In A Cup

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MelissaBoufford 5 months ago

Isn't this a chipmunk? Squirrels don't have stripes.

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#7 My Girlfriend Just Found Him Outside Sleeping Like This

My Girlfriend Just Found Him Outside Sleeping Like This

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IrminaKuźniak 5 months ago

this is the best one! xD

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#8 My Friends Dog Passed Out

My Friends Dog Passed Out

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PattyMorris 5 months ago

Super hero pups need rest too!

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#9 Sleeping In The Grocery Store

Sleeping In The Grocery Store

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Debbie 5 months ago

That must be a very quiet shop!!!!!

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#10 Take Your Puppy For A Walk They Said... It Will Be Fun They Said

Take Your Puppy For A Walk They Said... It Will Be Fun They Said

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MarikaStanway 5 months ago

This is so funny :) I was just trying to explain this to my kids, that puppies actually do that. They fall asleep where they stand when they get tired. I have to show them this photo :)

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#11 Happy Kitty In A Pocket

Happy Kitty In A Pocket

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BrianColdwells 5 months ago

Littler, lithe and lovely...

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#12 Perfect Spot To Take A Nap

Perfect Spot To Take A Nap

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LauraGray 5 months ago

mom used too much polish!

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#13 Just A Hedgehog Practicing Its Camouflage

Just A Hedgehog Practicing Its Camouflage

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ShrutiNaik 5 months ago

Only a hedgehog can manage to sleep on cactii

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#14 How My Roommate's Cat Lounges

How My Roommate's Cat Lounges

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Louliez 5 months ago

My dog does this

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#15 My Sister's Puppy Was So Tired, She Just Fell Asleep In Her Shoe

My Sister's Puppy Was So Tired, She Just Fell Asleep In Her Shoe

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BrianCrim 5 months ago

It probably passed out from the smell of her feet

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#16 McGuffin Goes To The Vet

McGuffin Goes To The Vet

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AmandaWhittaker 5 months ago

Plank.

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#17 Is Planking A Thing Again?

Is Planking A Thing Again?

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IrminaKuźniak 5 months ago

hahaha :D

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#18 My New Kitten Just Fell Asleep Against The Wall

My New Kitten Just Fell Asleep Against The Wall

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TinyDynamine 5 months ago

Tilt shift kitten

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#19 Sleeping Cat

Sleeping Cat

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Debbie 5 months ago

So adorable!!!... Aaaaaaarrrrrrgggghhhhh.....

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#20 Puppy Sleeping In His Bowl

Puppy Sleeping In His Bowl

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RoxanneHughes 5 months ago

Too many carbs...?

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#21 My Cat's Been Unemployed For The Last 18 Months. I Think It's Taking A Toll

My Cat's Been Unemployed For The Last 18 Months. I Think It's Taking A Toll

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stanleyscout 5 months ago

Too funny!!!!!

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#22 Sleeping Kitty

Sleeping Kitty

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SharonLowe 5 months ago

Mine did that. Any creative activity she has to contribute with her expert input - sleeping on the laptop keyboard as I type, chasing balls of yarn while I knit, trying to help me sew on my sewing machine... Ad infinitum .... But she is my studio cat and greatest companion!

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#23 Sleeping Cat

Sleeping Cat

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BrianColdwells 5 months ago

Good lord, please nobody turn on the gas or light a match!

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#24 English Bulldog Puppy Fell Asleep In The Car

English Bulldog Puppy Fell Asleep In The Car

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BrianColdwells 5 months ago

Smart dog, tranny selector in Park cannot be moved unless puppy is first transferred elsewhere...

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#25 Book-Holding Puppy Is Sleeping

Book-Holding Puppy Is Sleeping

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Debbie 5 months ago

I know that feeling well!!!!!

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