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31 Pictures of Cute Animals Yawning

List RulesIt's the cuteness factor that counts!

Few things are cuter than an adorable animal that is just too tired to even deal. And just like people, when animals get tired, many of them yawn. This list has the cutest pictures of sleepy animals, yawning like crazy and getting ready to fall fast asleep. Animal yawns are extra cute, with tongues that can't be controlled, big stretches, and cuddly cuteness.

Lions, tigers, and bears are all at their peak cuteness levels when yawning. So are cats and dogs, kittens and puppies, and even frogs and bunnies. These pictures of sleepy creatures will make you wish you could curl up with them right now for an actual cat nap.

Vote up the most adorable pictures of yawning animals. From big tigers to tiny hedgehogs, these photos of animals yawning might just be the cutest things you see all day.
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    Big Stretch

    Photo: Metaweb / CC-BY
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    Being An Otter Is Hard Work

    Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY
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    It's Hard Being a Tiny Puppy

    Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY
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    I'll Be Here, Napping by This Waterfall

    Photo: flickr / CC0
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