Animals were certainly up to some interesting things this week.
A penguin that was visiting the Kentucky Legislature for a bill honoring the aquarium where he lives decided to use the Senate floor as his bathroom. The Kentucky lawmakers were certainly amused.
Animals were making us laugh in other ways too. Check out this hilarious collection of animals photobombing and ruining otherwise normal pictures.
Are you not a football fan? If cute animals are more your thing, get your head in the game for Puppy Bowl VIII. The Puppy Bowl, a celebration of all things cute, will air on Animal Planet next Sunday during the Super Bowl.
This couch potato won't be competing in the Puppy Bowl. In this video, a dog can't get enough of "Marmaduke" on TV.
For more exotic cuteness, be sure to watch this video of a baby aardvark's first steps at a Belgian zoo.
Below, check out some of our favorite animal pictures from the past week, and vote for your favorites: