Warning: Our photo of the day may inspire involuntary cooing.
Oh jeez. I thought adult pikas were cute? I wasn't prepared for a juvenile, especially as seen through the lens of photographer Tony LePrieur.
Tony has shared a number of pika photos with us, mostly shot in Kananaskis, Canada ... and we can't seem to get enough. The ball of cuteness, the ears, the sweet demeanor, the whickers; resistance is futile. But surely this baby takes the cutie-pie cake.
For more photos, see:
• Cute little pika will melt your heart
• Behold the darling pica
• Ball of cuteness is an American pika
• Pika has a taste for flowers
And for more about the current status of the pika: Meet the 'mouse-bunny' that could vanish from the US
And now, carry on with the cooing.
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