Photos To Prove That The Quokka Is Indeed The Cutest, Happiest Animal On Earth
By the end of this story, you'd want to hug him too!
This is the quokka, a marsupial from Australia that might possibly be the cutest, happiest animal on planet Earth
It's happy with the little things in life
It can go on its tippy toes!
… but not in front of the camera
Quokka always happy
Quokka happy in its sleep
Look at him!
More about this adorable little guy
The quokka was one of the first Australian mammals seen by Europeans. The Dutch mariner Samuel Volckertzoon wrote of sighting "a wild cat" on Rottnest Island in 1658. Like other marsupials in the macropod family (such as the kangaroos and wallabies), the quokka is herbivorous and mainly nocturnal.wikipedia.org