Updated: 02 March 2013 11:45 | By Francis Whittaker & Daniel Sutton
Animals of the month 2013: February

Is this the cutest animal ever?

Siberian flying squirrel (© Masatsugu Ohashi/Rex Features)
  • Siberian flying squirrel (© Masatsugu Ohashi/Rex Features)
  • Sam the cat with eyebrows (© Rex Features)
  • Smiling baby gorilla (© Cincinnati Zoo/Rex Features)
  • Shetland pony wedding (© REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin)
  • Pampered pooch (© REUTERS/Keith Bedford)
  • Liam the pony and Jemelda the pup (© Alex Coppel/Newspix/Rex Features)
  • Skinny pig (© Geoffrey Robinson/Rex Features)
  • Joey, banana and wombat (© Jason Edwards/Newspix/Rex Features)
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Stop what you're doing - we've found a new cutest animal ever! These pictures of a Siberian flying squirrel were captured by photographer Masatsugu Ohashi in the tree-dwellers' natural woodland habitat in Hokkaido, Japan, and their big eyes and expressive features are enough to send hearts melting around the world.

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