Quokka: The happiest animal in the world

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AUSTRALIA – If you had to take a guess, what would you say is the happiest animal in the world?

Even though dogs are a man’s best friend, they aren’t the happiest. And neither are other domesticated pets like cats.

The happiest animal on the planet can be found in Southwestern Australia. It’s known as the Quokka.

Unlike other dangerous Australian animals, the Quokka poses no threat to humans.

But not all is great in Quokka Land! According to the International Union for Conservation of Nature, the animal is on the red list of endangered species. And with all those wildfires breaking out and triple digit heat, it’s got us wondering what the little guy is so darn happy about.

Nonetheless, we just think it’s too darn cute not to look at!