We all need a little break from the world around us, be it school, work, or current events. So here's twenty cute animals to help relieve your stress and get you through the next week.

1. Look at this sleepy ducky

2. And these floppy ears!!!

3. Find someone who protects you like this cat protects this small frog

4. Panda greetings

5. Betcha never thought reptiles could be so cute, huh?

6. And this precious baby bat!

7. This sleepy puppy is everyone on Wednesdays

8. Some bunnies just sitting pretty

9. And sloths just hanging around

10. Look at this cute little birdy loving to play in the water

11. Mighty yawns from such a small snake

12. THOSE EARS!

13. Otters hold hands so they don't float away from each other and I think that's the best thing in the whole world

14. Peak-a-boo

15. Let this calm owl soothe your nerves

16. Proving even fish love laser pointers

17. Don't we all wish we could sunbathe with this meerkat?

18. Small meows from a small ocelot

19. LOOK AT THOSE EYES AND THOSE EARS

20. Giraffe nuzzles