16/03/2012 07:38 GMT | Updated 17/03/2012 07:15 GMT

St. Bernard Dog Adopts Stray Kitten (VIDEO)

If cute things don't make you happy, you may have stumbled on to the wrong webpage - because, seriously, this one is epically cute. Saint-Bernard-dog-looking-after-a-stray-kitten cute, in fact.

Abby is the name of the massive, mothering mutt in question, and she's looking after this four-month-old stray kitten after her owners brought him into her home.

Occasionally mistaking the Beethoven look-alike for his mum, the kitty cat nibbles away at Abby, looking for a teat to suckle on. More often than not, he actually ends up gnawing at Abby's leg, the poor dear.

It is, without a shadow of a doubt, the cutest 'animal adopting another animal outside its species' video we've ever seen.

But just to give you an example of another adorable adoption story, here's a baboon looking after a bush baby in Kenya. All together now: "Naaaaaaw..."