15 Animal GIFs To Remind You There’s Still Good Out There

I think it’s safe to say, 2017 is off to a bit of a rocky start. Besides a bomb Super Bowl halftime show by Lady Gaga, the future’s uncertain, we’re protesting and marching like never before, and the nation (perhaps even the world) is a little divided. Odds are every chat with your family is contentious and you can’t log into Facebook without falling into a wormhole of political insanity.  Well, we’re here to provide you with a much needed break. Tear yourself away from politics and broken New Year’s resolutions and the possibility of a Valentine’s Day rolling solo and embrace the positive! Here are 15 animal GIFs to remind you there’s still good (and adorable-ness) out there:

When you’re dreading the gym:

When you can’t stand another Executive Order:

When the last thing you want to do is eat salad:

When you feel like you’re all alone:

When you can’t even deal:

When you need to remember the value of unity:

When you forget to take a breather and just chill:

When you forget the simple pleasures:

When you’re stressed AF and nothing can calm you down:

When nothing can cheer you up:

When everyone’s just bugging the shit out of you:

When you’re too tired to take a shower:

When chores sound like the worst thing ever:

When you just need a big fat hug:

When it seems like life is giving you all lemons: