While folks in Buffalo, New York, are asking for an end to the snow already, animals around the world are begging for more.
Wild or domestic, most critters go crazy when their paws get ankle-deep in the winter precipitation. Some – such as tigers, red pandas and seals – are built for frolicking in the snow, but even those you’d think might fear the cold see snow as a winter wonderland waiting to be explored, as evidenced here.
Baby Seal Diva
After spending all of her life in the cold, icy bliss of Antarctica, this baby seal knows all the best moves.
Stetson the Horse
Stop, drop and roll works especially well when you are surrounded by snow.
It’s time to hit the slopes – the roof slope, that is.
If you’re ever stuck in a snowstorm, forget the St. Bernard and hire a team of ferrets to tunnel you out instead.
With a built-in fur coat this luxurious, a stroll in the snow is just a walk in the park.
They’re not the speediest igloo architects, but they certainly are the cutest.
Bailey the Dog
For Bailey’s next trick she is going to disappear and then reappear … and then disappear again.
Polar Bear Cub
Shaun White better watch out! This polar bear has only hit the powder a few times, but he is already handling it like an adorable pro.
The trick to being a successful tiger is staying regal under any and all circumstances – 2-3 inches of accumulation included.
When curiosity isn’t killing the cat, it’s showing the feline a really good time.
Da Mao’s snow gymnastics make winter just a touch more bearable.
Red Panda Twins
Looking cute in the snow? Two kinds of panda can play that game.