Piglet - Lincoln Park Zoo

With computers and fiberoptics we've profoundly changed the way we communicate, do business and live our lives. But, undoubtedly, the internet's most valueable contribution has been the ability to disseminate photos of cute animals. For that reason, we're counting down the ten most adorable, recent additions to the Lincoln Park Zoo.

Bolivian Gray Titi Monkey 

Monkey - Blog

Arrival Date: August 18, 2012
Where to Find It: Helen Brach Primate House
Look carefully, perched on the back of its mother, Delasol, is the newest addition to the Bolivian gray titi monkey family. 

Berkshire Pig 

Pig - Blog

Arrival Date: June 20, 2012
Where to Find It: Farm-in-the-Zoo
Pictured here at a little more than two pounds, this piglet was a temporary visitor of the Lincoln Park Zoo's Livestock Barn.  

Cactus Mouse

Cactus Mouse - Blog

Arrival Date: May 7, 2012
Where to Find It: Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House
This nocturnal rodent is indigenous to the southwestern U.S. But, lucky for you, you can see it and the rest of its eight mouse colony in their sandy desert habitat.  

European White Stork

Stork - Blog

Arrival Date: May 5, 7 and 8, 2012
Where to Find It: Regenstein Birds of Prey Exhibit
The Lincoln Park Zoo welcomed a hatchling of storks for the third straight year in 2012.  

Hoffman's Two-Toed Sloth

Sloath - Blog

Arrival Date: Born: February 15, 2011
Where to Find It: Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House
The aptly named Siesta spends most of her day sleeping, but is always down for a close-up glamour shot. Work it, girl!

White-Cheeked Gibbon 

White Cheeked Gibbon

Arrival Date: Born: January 6, 2011
Where to Find It: Helen Branch Primate House
Sai celebrated his first birthday in 2012. He's lost the blond coloration he had at birth but, you know, still totally adorable. 

Red Panda

Red Panda - Blog

Arrival Date: December 2011
Where to Find It: Kovler Lion House
While it doesn't look like any panda I've ever seen, the Lincoln Park Zoo insists that this red panda spends its day foraging for bamboo. So, story checks out.

Sai the White-Cheeked Gibbon as a Baby

Gibbon Newborn - Blog

Arrival Date: Born: January 6. 2011
Where to Find It: Helen Branch Primate House
OMG I could die! 

Moholi Bushbaby 

Bushbaby - Blog

Arrival Date: September 2011
Where to Find It: Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House
Hey there, cute little bushbaby. I see you chilling in that tree.

Eurasian Lynx 

Lynx - Blog

Arrival Date: February 2011
Where to Find It: Kovler Lion House
As far as predatory mammals that could kill me go - this is one cute little kitty! 

(ALL PHOTOS COUTESY OF LINCOLN PARK ZOO)