Cute animal tweet-off is back

DENVER — Zoos and aquariums from across the country are going head to head by tweeting pictures of their cutest animals.

It’s a really hard contest to judge because all the animals are so adorable.

The Denver Zoo shared a picture of its new baby tapir, Umi.

The Cincinnati Zoo had to show of its premature hippo, Fiona.

Frankie the ferret lives at the National Zoo. He’s about to be a new dad.

Baby Gorilla anyone? This little guy is less than 2 weeks old.

And what’s better than a tiny turtle?