When it comes to showcasing adorably tiny animals, we usually stick to puppies or kittens or the occasional piglets with people clothes. It's just a standard go-to that never fails to brighten our days or make us "aww!" for hours. Of course these furballs are great and all, but did you know there's a whole other world out there of small animals? Ones you've probably never seen in miniature form?

Young sloths, platypuses, giraffes and even hedgehogs turn out to be some of the most ridiculously cute nuggets of charm, ever. Since most things are better in tiny versions, we're here to bring you 12 baby animals you didn't know were adorable. See what we mean below!

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