LIFE

14 Unbelievably Tiny Animals You NEVER Even Knew Existed!

by Andrew

The same part of our brain that compels us to care for infants shoots all sorts of sparks when we see a little puppy or kitten!

Did you know that there are some animals that never get larger, and stay unbelievably adorable forever?

We’re famous for showing you the very best cute kitties and doggies, but now we think it’s important to introduce you to other types of tiny animals who are big on cute. Some of these sweeties look exotic but are actually for sale in pet stores. Read on for more info!!

Meet your new best friends…and don’t forget to SHARE this list with all of your friends.

This adorable little gremlin is called a pygmy marmoset. He's the smallest primate in the world, and he likes to hang out on human hands. (Lucky us!)

This adorable little gremlin is called a pygmy marmoset. He's the smallest primate in the world, and he likes to hang out on human hands. (Lucky us!)

While pygmy marmosets are so rare they aren’t frequently kept as pets, it’s admittedly fun to imagine one living in an itty bitty cage from a Lilliputian pet supply store…is it not?

This is a baby pygmy hippo, so he will get a little bigger but not by much! Sadly, there are only 3,000 left in the wild.

This is a baby pygmy hippo, so he will get a little bigger but not by much! Sadly, there are only 3,000 left in the wild.

Baby pygmy hippos are endangered and you’d be lucky to spot one on the wild…these little lumps of love aren’t found in zoos…they reside in wildlife preservations.

This ruby throated hummingbird is as majestic as it is adorable. Her wings can rotate nearly 180 degrees allowing her to fly in any direction.

This ruby throated hummingbird is as majestic as it is adorable. Her wings can rotate nearly 180 degrees allowing her to fly in any direction.

If this itty-bitty-birdy-wonder tried to hang out in my parakeet’s cage, she’d have trouble even gripping the perch!

Aren’t these little guys cute? Be sure to SHARE with your friends!