If a prize were being handed out for the world’s cutest creature, the Siberian Flying Squirrel (Pteromys volans) would surely win. These large-eyed tree-dwellers could come from a Disney film with their large eyes and, seemingly, expressive features. Photographer Masatsugu Ohashi captured these images of the tiny animals on the Japanese island of Hokkaido.
Picture: Masatsugu Ohashi/Rex Features
I don’t know about that. There are a lot of cute animals.