21 Photos of Baby Animals That Literally Fit in the Palm of Your Hand

05/19/2015 04:04 pm ET | Updated May 19, 2016


Today's dose of adorable comes in handfuls -- handfuls of baby animals, that is. From a discontented kitten, to a puppy that is literally a handful, to a fistful of newborn ferrets, these 21 baby animals from the 500px archives quite literally fit "in the palm of your hand"... and melt your heart while they're at it.

Scroll down to see them all, and beware of AWWWWW:

For more animal photography--of the baby or grownup variety--check out the Animals category on 500px by clicking here. And if you have a photo of a fistful of cuteness somewhere in your archives, upload it to 500px and drop a link in the comments!