Anyone who’s ever had a bad day knows the power of a well-timed pet photo popping up in their Instagram feed. There is no shortage of beautiful animals in the world, or talented photographers taking pictures of them, but here are a few of our favorites.

@mdouthwright

 

@kissani

 

@shortformelissa

 

@komoiuu

 

@malisheep

 

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The photo at the top is by @noire_et_blanche.