Don’t Mind Me- Just Passing Through

imageBebbeh Monarch Caterpillar photographed by Eustice The Sheep’s friend that he calls The Nice Lady.

Poll: Melvin The Moth- QTE Or Creepy?

Charmi writes: “This is my new friend, Melvin the Moth. (He’s a male Automerus Io moth about 3.5 inches when his wings were extended.) I think his hairdo and fuzzy legs are pretty cute, but the beady eyes pierce into your soul.”

So, whadya think? QTE…or Creepy? Poll away! (Poll at the bottom of the post.)

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Friday Haiku Too: Tiny Is As Tiny Does, Sir

dj72YmfMollusks are quite cute
They are very small indeed
So watch where you step

Friday Haiku: Snails

Most underrated
The Snail just creeps right along…
Minding his/her biz

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Photos by Vyacheslav Mishchenko, as seen on 123 Inspiration. Sent in by LOTZ O’ Cuteporters, thank U!

National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest, Vol. III

A new week means more new stuff from the folks at the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest. Leading off, a Mom Penguin and her little guys, who are curious about SOMEthing. Imagine that. Photo from Steve Zonka.

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Next, a little featured creature sayin’ hi, from Leonardo Neves.

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And a teeny tiny lizard by Corinne Field.

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Wilford Brimley, We Presume?

Look! See the mustache there on Mr. Banana Slug? Now eat yer oatmeal- it’s the Right Thing To Do!

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From Iesza J. in the Great White North.

Oh Look, A Nat Geo Photo Contest!

Lotta terrific imagery to be found in the 2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest, which started last week and ends June 30th. Lesseeee…we’ve got a Peek-A-Boo Owl photograph by Graham McGeorge:

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A High-Five Owl, also by Mr. McGeorge:

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Talking Crabs, by Song-Kanokrattana Netlomwong:

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and Monkey Mother And Child, by Randy Pratt:

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Tiny…Tinier..Tiniest.

The QTE comes in all shapes and sizes. Here are some petite prosh peeps!

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Via the tasteful folks @ My Modern Met.

THIS JUST IN: He Sqweeks When You Tweak His Butt!

This is just hard to believe. (The Big J #FTW.) SPEAKERS UP!

From Leah C.: “Who wouldn’t be charmed by a caterpillar that squeaks when you goose its tiny hiney?”

All Creatures Great N Small…

“My daughter June loves ‘em all.” -Cuteporter Natalie W.

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(Sent from her iPhone.)