15 Priceless Photos of Animals Playing in Snow for the First Time

Those of us lucky enough to grow up in warmer climates all remember that first time we saw snow falling to the ground. It’s a strange thing if you’ve never seen it — and it could fill you with wonder or fear, depending on your constitution.

The otherworldly phenomenon is only heightened for animals, who don’t have the benefit of language to help them understand what all that fluffy white stuff covering the ground is. The resulting photos of their reactions are fascinating, beautiful, hilarious and, of course, adorable.

You can scroll through some of our favorites in the slideshow above to put you in a seasonal mood.

Photos courtesy of Bored Panda.