James Herriot once said, "If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans." And he was likely right.
Animals can light up our lives in even the darkest of times and really shine brightness into our day. And it isn't just the companionship, animals can be seriously funny, too.
There's a reason why animals are often used for therapy. Be it for those going through psychological trauma, or just people who need some uplifting, animals can and lift a mood.
If animals can lift your spirits, check out 50 of the funniest and sweetest animal posts on the Internet.