From the Land Of Japan comes these Instagramsters from Jordan W. “Please enjoy Fumu, the Shihtzu/Maltese mix, being a weirdo and abiding by several Rules in one video- Rules 99, 98, and 43. Lots more photos of the little gremlin here. I just got him at the end of March from Animal Rescue Kansai, a really great animal rescue nonprofit based in Osaka with a branch in Tokyo. I love his little frowny face, his snaggletooth, and the tongue that doesn’t always quite fit in his mouth.”
Classic Rule of Cuteness #97 here- quite rare, seldom seen. Head To Body Ratio: If your head is exponentially larger than the rest of your entire body, that’s cute.
“Dear C.O: I see your Caturday-morning-tongue-sticking-out pictures and I raise you THIS tongue-sticking-out picture of my dog Lucky enjoying the sunshine! He’s a Malti-Poo/Terrier Mix and thanks you for your consideration! Yours truly, Melodie F.”
[*Note: Rules Of Cuteness are IN EFFECT. -Ed.]
[*Additional Note: Also see here. -Ed.]
“Here are my dogs Pickles and Lily. Pickles is the blonde one (above and second photo) and Lily has the brown patches. They really love each other (Mostly. Except when Pickles looks too delicious for Lily not to chomp his ears) and make our lives happier every day. They love the videos from C.O. (especially the ones with SOUNDS.) Thanks C.O. you guys make my day!” -Karen H.
The Cute Overload Rules of Cuteness Rule #45 specifies that if you have ‘pygmy’ in your species name, you’re auto-magically cute. The pygmy Jerboa [AKA Tiny Head with Feet] is no exception:
This Submishe is from Sender-Inner Polarity Pictures [*Note: And in 2015: Susan M. -Ed.]
[“Hi, my name in Pinky and I recently was adopted into my new family in The Netherlands. Feeling pretty good about life right now so time to relax. ‘Bye.] -Sent in by Pinky’s Hoomin/Can Opener, Hendrika V. Also must cite Rule Of Cuteness #99. -Ed.]
You did? Good! One order comin’ RIGHT up! (DP&F.)
[*Note: THE CROSSED PAWS. THE CROSSED PAWS. -Ed.]
Keira is servin’ up some Classic Side-Eye here, folks! “This is Keira, our four year old American Eskimo! Photographed in Massachusetts (where we have had some snow this season) by Cyd and Jillian W.”
Pal, who gave you that haircut? I think you need your money back.
“I recently returned from a trip to the Indian state of Kerala where we visited the Periyar Tiger Reserve. Alas, we didn’t see any of the big cats but this macaque monkey youngster was happy to pose! (Obviously it had heard of Rule of Cuteness #99!)” -Nicole D.