Pictures of cute animals

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Download free cute animal pictures - they're giga-cute!

The adorable animal photos below are from free image site Pixabay.com. You could get them from there too, but this saves you the effort: it can take a long time to go through the pics there and find the good ones. Here we've curated what we think are the best cute animal pictures for you. As you can see, it's more than just kittens and puppies: there are other adorable animals here, including a hamster, hedgehog, foxes, birds and more.

Just press the download button and it will go to your gallery, and you can share it to social media or use it as your screen background from there.

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How to share the image to social media after download

Open your tablet's or phone's built-in photo gallery app. The images you downloaded will be placed in a folder, most likely called "Downloads". It won't be in your camera roll, since you didn't take the photo with your phone camera. But it will be easy to find.

Tap on the photo to open it, and from there you will be able to get options to set it as background or to share it via social media or text message. These images are square so they are the right size and ready to go for Instagram. Square photos also work well for Twitter, Facebook, and other social media.

Cute animal pictures always go over well with others! Any of the photos above are safe, family-friendly ways to boost someone's mood. Feel good and enjoy the photos!

Cute animal wallpaper

The images above all work well as wallpapers. Use your favorite one of these super cute animals as your device background! Best of all, it will give you a relaxed happy feeling when you glance at your phone or computer.

There are a range of different types of animals to choose from as well as a range of different habitats where the photos were taken. For example, there are water-loving animals depected in their environment such as the starfish and the swan. The bear and the koala are shown climbing a tree. There is something for everyone in this curated collection of adorable animals.

Some pictures work better than others as wallpapers. If you're planning on using one of these as a background, you'll want to select a photo that isn't too busy and contains just a few main colors. This way your icons or folders will stand out clearly. You can't go wrong with a cute animal background!

Animals as an avatar photo

Another helpful use of these pictures of cute animals is as a profile photo. You might be planning to sign up for a forum, Tumblr or other online network where you'll have a space to include a profile picture. But it's a smart idea to put something other than your real photo so that you can keep your data private. In that situation, choosing one of these cute creatures as your profile image is a great move. It gives other people a positive feeling when they see your avatar photo.


If you want cute overload, this is it! You have plenty of adorable animals here whose images you can download for free. You can use them to share on social media when you need inspiration for what to post, or use them as wallpaper, or as an avatar photo.



Gigatal has cute animal photos for you to use as wallpaper or to share on social media. Enjoy!

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