Baby Critters!

Thanks to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service for posting an amazing collection of baby animal photos this morning. Here are a few of our favorites. You can view the whole set on their blog.

 

Did you know Lynx feet act like snowshoes, distributing their weight on the top of the snow? Credit: USFWS

 

Praire dogs are classified as ground squirrels, and occur only in North America. Credit: Rich Keen/RMA

 

Harbor seals can swim at birth, unlike elephant seals, and spend half their time in water and half their time on land. Credit: Peter Davis/USFWS

There are plenty more where these came from! Check them out at fws.gov.