Look, you deserve a break. You deserve terminal cuteness. You deserve to watch this orangutan foster baby tigers.
This is apparently a regular thing for the Myrtle Beach Safari orangutans. You can see a longer video here.
Parenting instincts transcend species boundaries. This certainly isn’t the first example, but it’s among the cutest. When that primate started feeding that cub from a bottle, I about melted in a puddle of squee.
Alas, when the cubs’ predatory instincts begin kicking in, they’ll probably have to be separated, but for now, bliss.
Here. It’s going to be a long week, I’m sure. Have some more animal adorableness. Like a cat caring for ducklings:
And a cat nursing hedgehogs:
And, finally, for the dog lovers: a dog nursing kittens. Plus a whole bunch of other odd animal combos:
I gotta go. There’s a lot of dusty onions being cut in here or something. My eyes are watering really bad.