Pictures of animal babies are among the cutest and most lovable things that can be found on the internet. While the viviparous animalsÂ´ birth itself is not always that cute (in some cases, such as a giraffe birth, it can even look pretty rough), animal babies hatching from their eggs are always adorable, no matter what species it is. So from baby baby turtles to playful ducks these 25 adorable hatchlings that are too cute for their own good will definitely make you smile.
20. Komodo dragon
wildliferesearch.org Found in several Indonesian islands, the Komodo dragon is the largest living species of lizard, growing to a maximum length of 3 meters (10 ft). The female lays her eggs in burrows cut into the side of a hill or in abandoned nesting mound. Clutches contain an average of 20 eggs, which have an incubation period of 7-8 months.
15. Fiji tree frog
www.ryanphotographic.com Officially known as Platymantis vitiensis, the Fiji tree frog is one of two endemic frogs in Fiji. It is a locally common species that lives in moist tropical lowland forests. Females lay around up to 60 eggs inside prepared nests. Embryonic development occurs around 30 days and the froglets hatch directly from these eggs forgoing to the tadpole stage.
10. Golden eagle
www.bwoodphotography.com Golden eagle is the most widely distributed species of eagle in the world. Their clutches have been recorded range in size from 1 to 4 eggs, though two is the norm with an incubation period of about 41 to 45 days. The golden eagle chick may be heard from within the egg 15 hours before it begins hatching.
cutepics.org Endemic to eastern Australia, platypus is a semi-aquatic egg-laying mammal. The unusual appearance of this egg-laying, duck-billed, beaver-tailed, otter-footed mammal baffled European naturalists to such extent that some of them considered the animal an elaborate hoax.