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10 Insta-Famous Pets You Need to Follow
Lily Tabanera
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Sometimes, it’s more enjoyable to look at cute fur babies on your feed than at people’s vacation photos. Good thing there are tons of pet accounts out there! If you don't know where to start, we’ve narrowed it down to ten, just for you:  

Lil Bub 

IG Username: @iamlilbub
Followers: 1.7 million
Why you should follow Bub: Bub is not your ordinary cat. She is a "perma-kitten", which means she will stay kitten sized her entire life, and has a condition called dwarfism. Bub has helped raise over $300,000 for other animals in need.

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IG Username: @juniperfoxx
Followers: 2.1 million
Why you should follow Juniper: She’s been dubbed as “The Happiest Fox” online. Juniper is a domestic North American Red Fox who loves eating socks, hiding snacks, and hanging out with her dog “boyfriend”, Moose.


IG Username: @lokithewolfdog
Followers: 1.7 million 
Why you should follow Loki: He’s a dog, but he certainly looks like a wolf! Loki loves the outdoors and loves going on adventures with his human, Kelly Lund.

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IG Username: @hamletthepiggy
Followers: 318k 
Why you should follow Hamlet: This little piggy is known for his unique fashion sense. He also loves to swim, play with dogs, and chew gum. 

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Grumpy Cat 

IG Username: @realgrumpycat
Followers: 2.4 million
Why you should follow Grumpy Cat: Her grumpy face will cheer you up. Grumpy Cat has a form of dwarfism and an underbite that yields to a perpetual frown. Also known as Tardar Sauce, she loves to hide behind curtains, play with boxes, and do normal cat things.

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IG Username: @itsdougthepug
Followers: 3.1 million
Why you should Doug: He’s dubbed himself as the “King of Pop Culture”. Doug has his own published books and he’s friends with celebrities such as Joe Jonas, the Stranger Things kids, and Demi Lovato!

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IG Username: @jiffpom
Followers: 7.6 million
Why you should follow Jiff: Because of his cuteness, some people don’t believe that he’s an actual dog! Jiff has starred in multiple commercials such as Target and Banana Republic.

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IG Username: @pumpkintheraccoon
Followers: 1.4 million
Why you should follow Pumpkin: She was raised in a house with two dogs – and thinks she’s one of them! Pumpkin the raccoon loves to eat watermelon and sunny-side up eggs. 


IG Username: @lionelthehog
Followers: 133k
Why you should follow Lionel: If his adorable eyes aren’t enough to convince you, Lionel has lots of photos of his baths, he loves to dress up, and he'll let you tag along on his adventures.


IG Username: @nalacat
Followers: 3.5 million
Why you should follow Nala: The Siamese/Tabby mix, like other cats, loves boxes. She also likes to dress up and play with her human mom’s phone! Best of all, she has an advocacy – to promote awareness regarding spaying and neutering to lessen the number of cats who end up in shelters.

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