Just when you think you ‘ve seen everything, there comes Mother Nature to surprise you once more. What follows, is a collection of the tiniest (and cutest) creatures alive, and we ‘re not talking about bugs here: Snakes, turtles, monkeys, fish, horses and more in sizes you never imagined possible!
Here we go:
Did you expect baby goats to be this cute?
Mouse Lemur of Madagascar. This amazing guy’s length is only about 5.5-11cm and ..yes, he lives on the tress in Madagascar, that’s probably why you haven’t seen any of them recently!
Look at the size of this turtle! There are actually several species that stay that tiny for their entire life.
An even tinier turtle species!
Tiny turtle vs strawberry…
Thumbelina. This dwarf miniature horse was born in a farm of miniature horses in the U.S. and is the smallest one among her fellows at just 43cm tall! She holds a world record as the smallest horse in the world.
African pygmy squirrels! These animals are tiny. They usually don’t grow larger than 7-10cm and weigh in at just 10grams!
Barbados threadsnake is the smallest known snake species and its size reaches 10cm at most! It lives in the Caribbean island of Barbados.
Tiny snail. There are countless species of land snails and new ones are discovered every now and then. Some of them are truly remarkable tiny, measuring only a few mm in length.
Baby sloth! Pygmy sloths don’t exceed 30-40cm, so their babies are really tiny!
Pygmy marmosets. These monkeys are the world’s smallest. Adults only reach about 13cm in length and 170gr in weight!
The tiny Teacup pig (also known as miniature or micro pig). While this animal is extremely cute, you need to take into account that it does grow to a size of a medium-large sized pet dog.
Teacup pig (miniature pig).
Teacup pig (miniature pig). Just look at this face! Awwwww.
Unbelievably small baby monkey.
Meet Bebe. This Chihuahua model dog actually holds the world record for the smallest dog model in the world!
Another pygmy marmoset.
Tiny Baby Gecko!
You are not mistaken, this is a chameleon. Only it is the size of your thumbnail. It’s official name is Brookesia Minima and lives in Madagascar!
Can you believe it’s size???
Hummingbirds are small but the family of Bee Hummingbirds comes in at about 5.5cm and weighs an amazing 1.8grams! Its eggs are about the size of a coffee bean!
Hippocampus Denise Seahorse. Size: around 1.6cm Cuteness size: Infinite!
Cute baby pygmy hippo!
Don’t be fooled by this little one’s adorable looks. It belongs to Blue Poison Dart frog’s family and it’s as deadly as it’s cute!
Another tiny “ribbit” guy!
This unbelievably tiny frog belongs to the Monte Iberia Eleuth Frog family and calls Cuba his home. He’s just 8.5mm long!
Paedocypris carp. That’s how you call this cute, tiny fish which size is 8mm at most. You can find it in Indonesia.
Adorable baby elephant! These guys are already 1m tall and 90kg heavy when born but this is nothing compared to their size as adults.
Minuscule maltese puppy!
Another fluffy ball!
Can you believe the size of these birdies?
And can you believe this will become a seagull?
Cannot believe the size of this hatchling!
Run cutie, run!
Amazing baby bat!
Bumblebee bats. This is the smallest mammal known as it is roughly 3 to 4cm long and weigh about 2grams! If you want to meet one in person you have to travel to Thailand or Myanmar.
So cute baby rabbit!
The king of fluffiness! A baby owl.