Mwah! + Matchingks

The fine folks over at Nat Geo are giddy with Valentine’s cuteness, this time with a set of Matchingks photos.

Be sure and check them out—but first, here is an appetizer:

Much love to Sender-Inner and Valentine Marilyn T. Alpaca-Snorgle-a-Thon by Joseph Rescinito. Goatlet and Pup Tongue Kees by h by Eric Winters. Slurping Seals by Joanne Lembeck.


  1. Gigi (the original one) says:

    Those would make nice Valentine’s Day cards 🙂

  2. Now these are valentines I’d be happy to get, Gigi!

  3. O NO He/ She/ It DI-unt!!! says:

    🙂 🙂

  4. I can’t decide which one is my favorite! I’ll take all 3 please 🙂

  5. Queen of Dork says:

    1) Right away, I knew just from the title that this was a Meg post.

    2) Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh! How sweet!

  6. Mary (the first) says:

    Momma/babies or interspecies smooching? Which is better? BOTH!

  7. Won’t you be Mine?

  8. mush….

  9. This should have an “I shall leeeck you” tag.

  10. I would like to snorgle each of these, please. Lemme just… *squueeezze* in between mamma and baby ‘paca…. *squish*jimmy*pry*wrench*….

    THERE. whew. totally worth it.

  11. TrixandSam says:

    Bebeh goatlet on a piece of toastlet
    Shlurped up with a cup of pup!

  12. Ahhh! I set the alpacas kissing as my desktop background!

  13. Queen of Dork says:

    sungyim: Coolest. Avatar. EVER!

  14. The layer of frost on the sealio makes me wanna warm them up!!!!!

  15. O NO He/ She/ It DI-unt!!! says:

    giggling, at your sound-FX-words!!!

  16. O NO He/ She/ It DI-unt!!! says:

    Moi, je suis d’accord!!!

  17. O NO He/ She/ It DI-unt!!! says:

    Two more things: Really enjoying the lil’ lambie/goatie guy/ gal’s knobby knees and overall stubbular awkward-lookin’ laigs ….and
    also (please say the following, in Miss Piggy’s voice):

    “kisssyyyy-KISS-yyyyyyyyyyyyy!!!!!!111!!!!” 🙂

  18. O NO He/ She/ It DI-unt!!! says:

    tru, dat.

  19. YUM!

  20. *sings*

    Which one of these things is not like the other? Which one of these things just doesn’t belong?

    /I choose you, doggy-chu!

  21. Emmberrann says:

    Moi aussi, d’accord!!!

  22. The sea lions look as though they’ve been sprinkled with sugar! Sweeeeet!

  23. These bunnies belong here!


  24. You can vote for your favorite smoochers over on the National Geographic Animals site:

  25. Dog’n’goat my fave.