It doesn't matter how low, down, or peeved you are feeling, there is nothing like an animal to perk you up and make you feel as right as rain. But what makes the animal snaps we've collected even better at performing their beneficial function is that they are smiling so deliriously that I can hardly stop giggling! It all goes to show that animals are the most infectiously joyful beings of all, and we do well to stay as close to them as we can. Here are 25 very happy, smiling animals!
Left a bit, up a bit, my dairy dears.
You're really spoiling me!
Not too cold, not too hot - just right.
This tap's got my name on it.
That's lovely. Don't stop, human.
This dog really takes the biscuits!
Stop it! It tickles!
This is the life!
You can't bleat my wonderful life!
This is my day.
You didn't see me coming.
I'm one with the elements.
I'm just crazy about them nuts.
The happiest day of our lives.
A dentist's dream (or nightmare).
I got you, babe...
...and I'll never let you go.
There's a good kitty.
You kidder, where did you put my lettuce?!
Rub my belly! No, don't!
Come in. The water's lovely!