National Geographic posts several collections of top animal wildlife photos, which include lions, leopard seals, white pelicans, forest elephants and Japanese macaques, also known as snow monkeys. The most popular animal Instagrams of 2014 as posted by BuzzFeed include numerous dogs, a chinchilla, bunny rabbits and a pig.
Young puppies and adult dogs are among the most photographed animals in the world, making them popular animal images across the Internet. Breeds that are often pegged as the cutest include corgies, spaniels, poodles, pugs and shih tzus. Dog portraits published by The Huffington Post show canines in natural environments that highlight their personalities, while another popular collection shows dog portraits sent to cheer up a young cancer patient.