Between natural disasters, war, the Trump administration and the Russia investigation, we would be forgiven for forgetting to make for something light and heartwarming. It can be easy to forget the simple things in life among the big picture stresses. Well, we have just the remedy for you.
On Wednesday, this adorable photo of a baby Kangaroo practicing its first hops surfaced on Twitter…
If you need some positivity in your newsfeed today, here’s Bradley the baby kangaroo practicing his first hops at a kangaroo sanctuary in Australia pic.twitter.com/OQUfld9jzZ
— Ian Laking (@IHLaking) September 12, 2018
People were taken with the adorable marsupial…
Thank you for blessing my feed with this. I really, really did need it!
— Sarah ⚽️ (@EscapingSarah) September 12, 2018
I squealed when he came around the corner. So tiny!
— Sarah Emery (@appifanie) September 12, 2018
I didn't know how much I needed this in my newsfeed until right now. pic.twitter.com/nm5fvAptiS
— L. Ryan Storms (@LRyan_Storms) September 13, 2018
That's about the cutest thing I've seen in a good while. Those loooong, skinny legs!
— Sharon (@gsheath829) September 12, 2018
Some pointed out how dangerous adult kangaroos can be…
i saw this video literally right before this and I’m not sure if they’re adorable or terrifying pic.twitter.com/cZ4kphFku0
— jay (@luljalen_) September 13, 2018
He's so cute! But he's going to grow up to be a murder raptor-deer
— Jacob K (@bojac6) September 12, 2018
only if we can get two so they can grow up and do this pic.twitter.com/6tp1EFPW5K
— Ryan Peters (@ryapeters) September 13, 2018
Some particularly loved the hop into the fake “pouch”…
— John-James O'Reilly (@leftywefty) September 13, 2018
And when he tumbled into the “pouch.”
— Casey Wolf (@CaseyJWolf) September 13, 2018
When they get put in the little cloth pouches it’s too much
— Chloe (@chloe_barnes34) September 13, 2018
And most just basked in the cuteness…
Oh my goodness!!! Look at that sweet little bunny bun!!!
— Elegance (@ElegantBW) September 13, 2018
That’s honestly really cute and honestly has made my day. I don’t need a cute boyfriend to be happy, baby animals are the one
— IsThatBrandon (@itsbrandon99193) September 13, 2018
The cuteness! pic.twitter.com/ew1VR2zmfi
— Jia (@Jia3369) September 13, 2018
— Jessica Sanders (@JessJSanders) September 13, 2018
This is absolutely adorable. I'm crying.
— k b (@kb46730033) September 13, 2018
We can always count on Twitter for a brief light-hearted respite from the world’s heavy woes.