When you hear the word "cute," snakes are probably the last thing to come to your mind. There's just something so cunning about them that we're unable to look past their slick skin and venomous fangs to see their true beauty.

However, Bored Panda is here to prove to you that these scary animals can actually be charming and adorable too! We've collected some of the cutest pictures, from tiny baby reptiles to grown-up serpents wearing quirky hats, in hopes that this list might just help you conquer your fear of snakes, called ophidiophobia. Though to choose the most adorable ones from more than 3.000 known species of snakes was a hard task, we think we succeeded in our mission.

Keep in mind that snakes can be very dangerous so you should never try handling a wild one, no matter how cute it might look! And though only 600 of the 3.000 are venomous, the choice to touch one might be the first and the last in your life. Snakes are best to be adored from a distance. All warnings aside, scroll down to check the cute snakes!

#1

Snake With A Unicorn Hat

Snake With A Unicorn Hat

StillbornFleshlight Report

Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

I need this in my life <3

View More Replies...
View more comments
#2

Happy Snek & Happy Human

Happy Snek & Happy Human

Krillin_Died Report

Isabel Tamayo
Community Member
4 years ago

LOL!!!

Alexandria Callen Raffi
Community Member
1 year ago

Hhahaha

Load More Replies...
MaKayla Parmenter
Community Member
4 years ago

I love the smile!!!

Kyriakos Polyzogopoulos
Community Member
2 years ago (edited)

''happy''...though this dude is ready to strike

Sable miner
Community Member
4 years ago

I think it's a mistake to apply human traits like smiling to reptiles. While we're not sure how much cognitive abilities they have it is probable they are not having a good time being held, squeezed handled, or posed in party hats.

makki
Community Member
4 years ago

Humans apply human aspects to other creatures all the time it helps with understanding and pretty sure dogs can't really smile either but idk

Load More Replies...
Pi...
Community Member
4 years ago

Well I love snakes to start with. I just know this is gonna be an awesome list! *girlish laugh*

Linda Roy
Community Member
2 years ago

Me too! And where a lot of people will freak out and say Ewww to these sweeties, I say Awww 😍

Load More Replies...
Ilkay Dūr
Community Member
2 years ago

You should add finger guns to this

Georgia
Community Member
4 years ago

When you see bae with food.

engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 years ago

"And he told me, all you have to do is kisssssss her!"

just a thought !
Community Member
4 years ago

*omg chicken nuggetssss*

Emma Drake
Community Member
1 month ago

i love it !!!!

Tess McDaniel
Community Member
4 months ago

:D

Julia Krezel
Community Member
7 months ago

what snake is this???!

Julia Krezel
Community Member
7 months ago

what snake is this??? cus i need it! I'M LOOKING for a pet snake

ISABELLA UNGUREIT
Community Member
8 months ago

<3333

Nathaniel Hazard (Student)
Community Member
10 months ago

llllllooooooooooooooollllllllllllllllllllllllll

Chihuahuarocks7
Community Member
1 year ago

Awwwww

Fiona Gilroy
Community Member
1 year ago

I am like...dying maybe?!?!?!?!? SO adorable.

Capatina Lissa
Community Member
2 years ago

This little guy has to be the absolute cutest!!!!

Zariein Rahman
Community Member
2 years ago

awwwwwwhhh :")

Tim Huvane
Community Member
2 years ago

Heeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeyyyy

Helene Kira Håkansson
Community Member
2 years ago

It's so tiny!

Foxxy
Community Member
2 years ago

So cute.

Lizbeth Martinez
Community Member
3 years ago

LOL XD

Yash Saxena
Community Member
4 years ago

Which species is this?

Patricia Stilwell
Community Member
4 years ago

Hai!

Echo
Community Member
4 years ago

WHAAA!

Kandi Ali
Community Member
4 years ago

That's actually kind of cute lol

Allana Rose
Community Member
4 years ago

It really does look so happy!

Edwin Lesperance
Community Member
4 years ago

Green snakes are cool (unless you're in Asia).

Pattie Kelly
Community Member
4 years ago

I am the GEICO gecko :-)

Sylvia-jane King
Community Member
4 years ago

FUNNY LOL XX

Patty cake ;3
Community Member
4 years ago

That is adorable

Daniel Losinger
Community Member
4 years ago

What is a snek?

It's Caturday 2.0
Community Member
4 years ago

Snake, but cuter

Load More Replies...
Oscar
Community Member
4 years ago

Too cute!

Lou Wow
Community Member
4 years ago

😀

Eamonn Anderson
Community Member
4 years ago

snake: AYYYYYYY WHAT UP

TheBoredPanda
Community Member
4 years ago

Yeah...happy that he's about to bite someone!

Michel M. Prins
Community Member
4 years ago

This is perfect!

Jagi Lachance
Community Member
2 years ago

He/ it is NOT happy...let it go into Nature.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#3

Baby Asian Vine Snake!!

Baby Asian Vine Snake!!

DawnOfArkham Report

Evgeniya Khon
Community Member
4 years ago

I think she's trying to kiss you

View More Replies...
View more comments
#4

A Snake With A Pumpkin On Its Back...

A Snake With A Pumpkin On Its Back...

rsantos11 Report

UniversalMel
Community Member
4 years ago

That is so cool

View more comments
#5

Leliana Is Here To Spread Peace And Love

Leliana Is Here To Spread Peace And Love

i-m-snek Report

Captain Planet
Community Member
4 years ago

Does she have 10 noses?! O_O

View More Replies...
View more comments
#6

"Hi Mom!"

"Hi Mom!"

_mother.of.snakes_ Report

Michel M. Prins
Community Member
4 years ago

A head tilt, no mather what animal, will gain 50+ points of adorableness

View More Replies...
View more comments
#7

Young Ground Snake In My Wedding Ring

Young Ground Snake In My Wedding Ring

snakebuddies Report

GAK
Community Member
4 years ago

If I fits I sits

View More Replies...
View more comments
#8

Snakes Like Warm Computers Too

Snakes Like Warm Computers Too

Noerdy Report

Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

Do you see that cats? That's how you do it, without interrupting your hoomans while they are working!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#9

Cute Snake

Cute Snake

eekside Report

Silent Skeleton
Community Member
4 years ago

Who needs a ring when you could have a tiny snek?

View More Replies...
View more comments
#10

I See Your Snake In A Sweater And Raise You A Snake In A Top Hat

I See Your Snake In A Sweater And Raise You A Snake In A Top Hat

hannahftw Report

Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

Very sophisticated, Mr. Snake!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#11

Ticklish Perhaps?

Ticklish Perhaps?

KikisConstrictors Report

Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

"Hahahaha you are killing me Brad, please stop hahaha. SERIOUSLY BRAD, STOP IT OR I'LL KILL YOU WITH ONE BITE!!!"

View More Replies...
View more comments
#12

Found This Cute Little Noodle Today

Found This Cute Little Noodle Today

pigeones Report

Lara B.
Community Member
4 years ago

Ooooooi! Where's ma food?!

View more comments
#13

Thirsty Baby Snake Drinking Water

Thirsty Baby Snake Drinking Water

AWwOOooOOo Report

Silent Skeleton
Community Member
4 years ago

mlem mlem mlem

View More Replies...
View more comments
#14

Baby Snek

Baby Snek

iamyourgrandmaandtotallynotawolf Report

just a thought !
Community Member
4 years ago

Omg ! The colors on this one !

View more comments
#15

Cute Snake

Cute Snake

michaeldouglaswarrington89 Report

engineer_nope.avi
Community Member
4 years ago

"Mommy?"

View more comments
#16

Cute Snake In A Winter Hat

Cute Snake In A Winter Hat

casper_de_robles Report

Molly A. Block
Community Member
4 years ago

Native of Minnesota,, I think. Loves Hotdish for dinner.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#17

Snek Is Preparing For A Happy

Snek Is Preparing For A Happy

HeadTurdL Report

Isabel Tamayo
Community Member
4 years ago

I think it's about to bite that finger... And he's so happy to do it.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#18

Here You Go Hooman

Here You Go Hooman

relatablephotosofsnakes Report

Community Member
4 years ago

Here's a gift, I forgot to wrap it :P

View More Replies...
View more comments
#19

Snake With Flowers

Snake With Flowers

Andri Priyadi Report

Greg T
Community Member
4 years ago

This one is great, need to be on a wall in my house!

View more comments
#20

You A Dad, Snek

You A Dad, Snek

zdarlights Report

Isabel Tamayo
Community Member
4 years ago

Congrats!

View more comments
See Also on Bored Panda
#21

It Peered At The Camera From Behind My Ring Finger Long Enough For Me To Get This Adorable Shot.

It Peered At The Camera From Behind My Ring Finger Long Enough For Me To Get This Adorable Shot.

Scutigera Report

Community Member
4 years ago

help i tied my self

View more comments
#22

The Green Vine Snake (Ahaetulla Nasuta)

The Green Vine Snake (Ahaetulla Nasuta)

Nikhil kanojia Report

Elina Kuusisto
Community Member
4 years ago

Must've been a really good joke!

View more comments
#23

Hello Yes I Like To Sleep In My Mom's Sleeve

Hello Yes I Like To Sleep In My Mom's Sleeve

folkgf Report

Silent Skeleton
Community Member
4 years ago

Taking "talk to the hand" to a new level!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#24

How Could I Live In The Same House As This Vicious Monster? - I’m Trembling With Fear

How Could I Live In The Same House As This Vicious Monster? - I’m Trembling With Fear

exotic-noodles Report

Char Char
Community Member
4 years ago

derping snek!

View more comments
#25

I Gave Her A Small Leaf Hat To Shade Her Eyes While She 'Splores'

I Gave Her A Small Leaf Hat To Shade Her Eyes While She 'Splores'

literal-cinnamon-roll Report

Ágnes Királyházi
Community Member
4 years ago

the next Bear Grylls!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#26

Like A Ssssir

Like A Ssssir

Shannon Hammer Report

SnoopyCereal
Community Member
4 years ago

Hello sssssir

View more comments

Note: this post originally had 75 images. It’s been shortened to the top 26 images based on user votes.