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30 Baby Animals That Will Make You Go ‘Aww’

Even though our parents are probably happy and relieved to see us grow up and let go of some baby habits, but in all honesty, some animals could just stay babies for ever – that’s how cute they are! The age of reaching the maturity differs with every specie, and while a kitten might be considered a kid for around a year, and elephant might take 20 to mature!

Just like us, baby animals are curious, naive and big-eyed; only, of course, a wee bit furrier. Learning to tell right from wrong and the best ways to survive takes time, and definitely gives you some amusing photo opportunities if you’re around with a camera to capture it.

Take a break and go through these cute baby animal pictures, radiating all the best vibrations and emotions!

1. Baby Giraffe

Image credits: shizzi

2. Baby Chameleon

Image credits: ckminihane

3. Baby Elephant

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4. Baby Crocodile

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5. Duckling

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6. Baby Deer

Image credits: Jeff Moore

7. Baby Hippo

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8. Baby Hedgehog

Image credits: Blue Lunar Rose

9. Kitten

Image credits: Ben Torode

10. Baby Dolphin

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11. Baby Ant Eater

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12. Baby Panda

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13. Baby Octopus

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14. Lamb

Image credits: Geir Magne Sætre

15. Baby Owl

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16. Baby Sloth

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17. Baby Seal

Image credits: imgur

18. Baby Puffer Fish

Image credits: NikazDesignz

19. Bunny

Image credits: NagisaXTomoya<3

20. Piglet

Image credits: Brittney Williford

21. Baby Foxes

Image credits: Wenda Atkin

22. Baby Hamster

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23. Baby Walrus

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24. Baby Fox

Image credits: Igor Shpilenok

25. Foal

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26. Baby Skunk

Image credits: Travis Peltz

27. Baby Chinchilla

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28. Baby Hippo

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29. Baby Dik Dik

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30. Baby Penguins

Image credits: Andreas Butz

See 20 More Cute Baby Animals (Part II)

We do our best to credit every photographer, but some of the pictures have gotten so popular that it’s practically impossible to locate the original source. If you know who took them, or are the photographer yourself, please contact us!

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  • Corneel Booysen via Facebook

    Cute baby animals :-)

  • Jazlyn
  • Annette Esparza via Facebook

    fascinating newbies

  • Robyn Clark via Facebook

    too cute!

  • Karen Madigan via Facebook


  • Delma Louise Dickey-Casey

    Lets face it, any & all, if it is a baby it is adorable.

    • KAM


  • Shariff Shah via Facebook

    Love it!

  • Rene Davis


  • Anonymous


  • Rafael Venado

    Muy buenas, me encantaron.

    • KAM

  • Katia Hinrichs via Facebook


  • Lola

    Why are there two hippo pictures? Basically there is only 29 animals then.

    • the new world

      there were two foxes too!

      • KAM


    • KAM

      there more than just hippo there is fox twice etc.

  • motheroftwins

    added a bright moment to my day

  • Elliot Ruby via Facebook

    One for izzy and ems

  • Karam Youssef via Facebook

    Too cute

  • Jennifer Kireta Yeakel via Facebook

    I want this baby giraffe

  • Amber Hawley

    very cute but baby hippos is on there twice.


    very cute and interesting

  • Michael James

    All life is so precious. These pics show it, we, humans, are the caretakers of the life on this planet. We are doing a lot of good, but we can do more.

    • Reality

      i c animal cruelty here… let’s leave the fish alone!

      • KAM

        i agree the poor fish:(
        people are mean to them

  • Myriam

    nice collection there. yahoo have lifted all your photos and put it into their article. basically stolen your ‘title and article contents’ At least they have credited the photos properly and acknowledged the ones that came from your website.

  • nono

    zelo lepo

  • Karl of KIWIreviews

    #14 – Try “Baby Goat – aka Kid” ;)

  • Bruno

    Ant eater… What a horrible name for Tamanduá! That’s the name of the animal in Tupi-Guarani, much better ;)

    • uuuuuu


  • Lydia Koh

    Why no puppies? But thanks for the amazing pictures!

  • olly

    all pics are great….but the greatest of them all among babies is missing…baby rottweilers

  • same rights for all animals!

    unfortunately number 14 and number 20 will be eaten and number 17 will be skinned.
    what have they done wrong?

  • alison

    SO CUTE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! This makes wanna go like save all the animals! :)

    • KAM

      i know

  • ana

    someone notice the fish….!? ITS OUT OF THE WATER!!

    • Tiffaney Thomason

      actually only the baby octopus was out of water and they can survive a short time out of the water.

      • KAM

        umm the puffer fish was out of water to you know

    • KAM

      omg poor poor fish

      put them back!

  • Cassiopeia

    Were some ugly, like octopus, and some soooooo awwww’s like Chinchilla, panda and ant eater… ♥

  • Barbara Erdman

    Adorable and Lovely :-)))))))))))))) ..

  • Reality

    only the kitten made me go AWWW…. the rest are ugly…..repetitive… w/e

  • Lakmini

    Baby animals are very innocent.Kindness to all the animals is a very great thing.Let’s fill their world with happiness.

  • niceexmarine niceexmarine

    baby donkey !!!!

  • charlotte

    so cuuuuuuuuuuute!can i have all of them???????

    • KAM

      probably not and awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww

  • Michel Gagné

    C’ont mignon les bébé animaux!!!

  • Read Aloud Dad

    This is lovely! These baby animals are so so charming!

    Read Aloud Dad

  • Laceida

    I like the baby dik ik haha dik dik

  • Laceida

    I like the baby dik ik haha dik dik

  • Elizabeth Hazen

    Tried to get through the whole things with out ‘awwww’ing
    cracked at the hedgehog, its just 2 adorbs

    • KAM

      i know it soooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo cute

  • jane B.

    awww… so cute!!

  • Marie-Michelle La Rue

    it’s not a simple foal, it’s a miniature pony foal. “regular” foals are not “that” tiny.

  • Melanie

    They’re so cute!!!

  • venkat

    really amazing…

  • Nudilover Photography

    #18 is showing someone killing that baby pufferfish. Pufferfish should never be made to puff up, it is a limited defense mechanism which can cause them to die, especially at this size.

    If you see people doing this, please don’t put up with it.

    • KAM

      yea i wonder if they still alive people can be mean

  • baby animal veteninarian

    baby pufferfish is soooooooo cute blaze

  • Warisiss

    lovely! but the owl is adult.

  • niecey

    these animals are so cute