The cuddliest mothers in the animal kingdom

From sleepy sea lions napping together in the untouched Galapagos to playful lion cubs bouncing around in Tanzania , these sweet snapshots remind us that some of the best moms in the world are from the animal kingdom.     

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    Moremi Game Reserve, Botswana

    This cub can always get a lift from his mom.
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    Serengeti National Park, Tanzania

    This lioness doesn't mind watching after all of her cubs.
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    East Africa, Kenya

    This elephant mom is a natural leader in the family.
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    Tarangire National Park, Tanzania

    Need a ride? Just call mom.
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    Galapagos Islands

    This mom is always up for a snuggle.
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    Impenetrable National Park, Bwindi

    Just monkeying around with mom.
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    Masai Mara, Kenya

    This helpful lioness mom doubles as a resting spot for her cub.
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    Virunga National Park, Rwanda

    A photo ready finish brought to you by a gorilla mom and her baby.
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