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These Two Prairie Dogs Are Cute But Wait Until You See The Rest Of The Fam

Humans welcome members of different species into our families all the time. We share our homes with critters, from dogs to birds and lizards — everything in between, both feathered and furry. We embrace their hair that coats our couches and obligingly clean out cages on the daily. But what about when animal families open their doors (or, perhaps more appropriately, their burrows) to species different from their own? (Here”s a hint: it”s adorable.)

Here are Swarley and Bing, the prairie dogs of the Prairie Dog Pack, making their family official. Adorable.

Here are Swarley and Bing, the prairie dogs of the Prairie Dog Pack, making their family official. Adorable.

They are very cute together.

They are <em>very </em>cute together.

And like to dress up as the sweet couple they are…BUT…

And like to dress up as the sweet couple they are...BUT...

They also have plenty of room in their hearts for a pup pal, Biscuit.

They also have plenty of room in their hearts for a pup pal, Biscuit.

Did we forget to mention they also have two duckling babies?

Did we forget to mention they also have two duckling babies?

The Prairie Dog Pack has lots of fun together.

The Prairie Dog Pack has lots of fun together.

From afternoon strolls around the backyard…

From afternoon strolls around the backyard...

To bath time…

To bath time...

These guys always manage to have a good time…

These guys always manage to have a good time...

They even love to keep it cool on those hot summer days!

They even love to keep it cool on those hot summer days!

While Swarley and Bing still make time to don their cute couples outfits…

While Swarley and Bing still make time to don their cute couples outfits...

Their family really means the world to them!

Their family really means the world to them!

(via BuzzFeed)

Those two ducklings are growing up into ducks right before their eyes! Soon the feathered babies will outgrow the two heads of the Prairie Dog Pack! I”m sure they”ll still show their respect, though (…maybe, we all know how teenagers can be)! For more of this cuteness, you can follow Prairie Dog Pack on Instagram.

For more unlikely animal friendships and families, take a look at these stories!