Is this sloth peering deep into our souls?
Captioned "This little guy will melt you heart," this photo posted to Reddit has already melted ours.
We're not sure if it's cuter than this pile of sloths and teddy bears, but why choose between the two?!
Post by user lazygator.
Sloths like this little guy are terribly adorable, but they should never be kept as pets, according to HuffPost blogger Lucy Cooke. Of the six living species of sloths, one is currently listed as "critically endangered" and another is "vulnerable," according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature.
Also on HuffPost:
Hello! I'm cute.
A teensy resident of the<a href="http://www.jaguarrescue.com/jag_site/Home.html" target="_hplink"> Jaguar Rescue Center</a> in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
Baby sloth in Costa Rican sanctuary
Rescued baby sloth in Panama about to be returned to the wild
A orphaned baby sloth in Bolivia on his way to a sanctuary
Baby female sloth
Feeding time for a baby sloth in Costa Rica
Just chillin' -- a three-toed sloth and her adorable baby taking it easy in Costa Rica
Baby sloths at the Sloth Sanctuary in Costa Rica
And if after all that you still need an excuse to love baby sloths, here's proof that they're also excellent <a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/04/06/sloth-photobombs-costa-rica_n_1409113.html" target="_hplink">photobombers!</a>