Becoming a mom can be hard, but it is the most wonderful thing in the world – and mothers from the animal kingdom are no exception to this rule. They raise their babies, teach them where to find food, and protect them from predators no matter the cost. No matter what happens, their maternal instinct is very powerful.
We know that a photo is worth a thousand words, so we collected some photos of animal moms who raised their babies and the babies of other species without any sort of distinction. The photos are lovely, inspirational, and downright funny! Look through these photos all the way to the end for your daily dose of cuteness!
1. Mother and daughter
2. “Meet the new mother of 9 little baby cows!”
3. Mother and son
4. Mother protecting her children
6. So cute!
7. “She’s a little strange looking, but I love her all the same.” – llama mom, probably
8. “This is how we do it.”
9. Sleeping together
10. She’s the best mum.
11. Dog mama and her baby
12. Mama cat cleans her kitten.
13. That’s a huge litter!
14. “I have Mini Me!”
15. PsBattle: these 3 tawny frogmouth birds.
17. “Mother and baby deer outside my window”
18. What a wonderful mother!
19. Awww bless them precious little scaleys. We gotta protect them from poachers!
20. Cats can have kittens when they’re 6 months old.
Do you have any photos of your pet being a mom? Please share them with us in the comments below! Be sure to share this post with your friends and family members!