Now that the coronavirus has us working from home, our pets are pretty psyched they get to spend more time with us. And, unlike our actual co-workers, they are less likely to annoy us (if that's even possible) as well. It's a win-win.

Recently, Twitter user @aubviouslynot asked her quarantined followers who have pets to tell her what their furballs have been doing most recently, but everyone had to refer to them as their 'co-workers'. After her online fans started uploading amusing pics and stories, others couldn't resist the fun and also joined the thread. As of this article, it has over 213K likes and 13K comments, many of which are just too adorable. Continue scrolling and check them out yourself!

Image credits: aubviouslynot
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Kathy Gonzaga
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1 year ago

Assistant TO the branch manager #theoffice15

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In the face of the pandemic, our pets are safe. Currently, there is no evidence that companion animals can be infected with, or spread, the coronavirus which is affecting people. Nonetheless, it is important to adopt good hygiene practices which is beneficial at any time, not just during the COVID-19 crisis. Animal welfare expert, Dr. Samantha Gaines advises washing your hands thoroughly with soap and water after interacting with your pets and their items and avoid being kissed or licked and sharing food with them.

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glowworm2
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1 year ago

I love this little bunny!

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Dr. Gaines also said that social distancing shouldn't have too much of an impact on your pets but it's worth planning for what your pet needs should you be required to stay at home. "For example, you will need to make sure you have enough food and water for your pet, any bedding or substrate they need for their enclosure and if your pet requires regular medication, enough for the period you need to stay at home." You should also think about who could help if your pet needed to get medical attention. "It is possible to get help from friends, family or items quickly delivered to your door but thinking about this now can help you be prepared."

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Hermione Granger
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1 year ago

Beautiful cat! Gorgeous eyes!

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In the meantime, we should make the most out of the extra time we have with our pets. Isolating yourself for prolonged periods of time can cause loneliness, which might trigger symptoms of depression. But caring for an animal can make you feel needed and wanted, and take the focus away from your problems, especially if you live alone.

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Barbara Cochrane
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1 year ago

Shouldn't you call HR?

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Hermione Granger
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1 year ago

What a loyal cutie!

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suramura
Community Member
1 year ago

office romance 💕

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Hans
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1 year ago

Try putting a cucumber next to her.

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Hermione Granger
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1 year ago

Revenge. He wants revenge.

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Marsha Mello
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1 year ago

Future 5-star chef. 🍴

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Hermione Granger
Community Member
1 year ago

What a nice guy!

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Dee Hunter
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1 year ago

That is a very majestic co-worker

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Hans
Community Member
1 year ago

Beautiful cat,

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I Just Changed My Name
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1 year ago

Yes!!!!

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Hermione Granger
Community Member
1 year ago

Personally, I don't see a problem.

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Becca Gizmo the Squirrel
Community Member
1 year ago

Oh you have snow. I'm jealous.

DemPugs
Community Member
1 year ago

If you've lived in a city where it snows ALL winter, it sucks. You're always clearing snow away from everything you own, a 20 minute commute could be doubled due to bad roads, etc. But hey, at least you have snow!

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Bengü Taşkesen
Community Member
1 year ago

Do their hair lengths decrease with the proportion of black? (The pure black one has the longest gair and the one with the most white, the shortest).

AJu
Community Member
1 year ago

And descending floors

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J 3lack
Community Member
1 year ago

sounds like my co-workers and i can't even work from home...

Mike Rodrick
Community Member
1 year ago

Obviously management.

Red72
Community Member
1 year ago

They are looking at you thinking "why are you still here??!!"

Eulalie Grace
Community Member
1 year ago

C0-workers ... or Supurrvisors.

Barbara Vandewalle
Community Member
1 year ago

I love black and white cats. I am envious, I have only one b&W

suramura
Community Member
1 year ago

looks like you have three supervisors, not coworkers. good luck with that!

Fran Stateler
Community Member
1 year ago

Is this OK for social distancing?

Analyn Lahr
Community Member
1 year ago

Same. I'm not even working from home. The doctor I talked to on the phone, thinks it's just a regular respiratory infection but still wants me to say home for a week, as a precaution. Actually, my cats are my bosses as the orange one just corrected my thoughts with a look.

Kate S
Community Member
1 year ago

Damn! All that thinking is keeping us awake !

Karen Dyer
Community Member
1 year ago

Smart co-workers, they got your number

deanna woods
Community Member
1 year ago

Your coworkers are so adorable.

Cortney Harper
Community Member
1 year ago

It's a pyramid scheme

Leslie Burleson
Community Member
1 year ago

That cat in the middle looks exactly like my sweet kitty. She lived to be 17. I still miss her

Bruno Duarte
Community Member
1 year ago

government worker?

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PrincessBlossom
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1 year ago

Your Co-worker is very beautiful

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Becca Gizmo the Squirrel
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1 year ago

I can't stop watching!

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glowworm2
Community Member
1 year ago

I was expecting the boss to be a cat, but this is even better.

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Hermione Granger
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1 year ago

Haters gonna hate

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deanna woods
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1 year ago

Some coworkers know how to be really weird.

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glowworm2
Community Member
1 year ago

What a gorgeous bunny!

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Hailtobaphomet
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1 year ago

"Hey, you hoarding toilet paper in there?"

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J.Norton
Community Member
1 year ago

"What do you want NOW???" Pffffttttt.....

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glowworm2
Community Member
1 year ago

And also watching Netflix.

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Lindsay Ameye
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1 year ago

Your coworker is a cupcake

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Hermione Granger
Community Member
1 year ago

Got to keep up with the trends.

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Bob Beltcher
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1 year ago

He just wants a happy workplace

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Eva Bryson
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1 year ago

Shut the lid.....problem solved.

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Hermione Granger
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1 year ago

That's Barking Mad!

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Roxy Eastland
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1 year ago

Yeah, that's a prison sentence

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