Large animated emoticons are available from many websites that specialize in providing dozens of emoticons for download. Some of those sites are FreeSmileys.org and iTunes.Apple.com, explains FreeSmileys.org.
The emoticon can either be bought or downloaded for free depending on the particular website. FreeSmileys.org offers a large variety of large animated emoticons. The best thing is that the animated emoticons are free. All you need to do is go to the website and go through the animated emoticons category.
ITunes has a mobile application for its customers. The application is loaded with hundreds of emoticons. Although the app is for sale, it is continually updated with new animated emoticons, explains ITunes.
Some sites also give guidelines and instructions on how to get emoticons and use them for posts made in text, email platforms such as Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo and many others. One of these sites is CrawlerSmileys.com. This site enables you to add emoticons with a single click, explains Crawler Smileys.