6 Ways Toddlers Are Just Like Little Monkeys (PHOTOS)

toddler squatToddlers. It's crazy how cute they are, isn't it? Their little walks; the things they say; their "dexterity." They're positively adorable and hilarious and amazing. Also, they all have weird similarities to monkeys. Ever notice that?

Here are 6 ways toddlers really are just little monkeys.


Images via Keren Su/Corbis/Nicole Fabian-Weber

  • Monkey Crouch

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    Keren Su/Corbis

     

    Monkeys and toddlers both love this classic position ...

  • Toddler Crouch

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    Nicole Fabian-Weber

    The crouch! What toddler (or monkey) doesn't love this adorable squat?

  • Monkeys Eat Random Things Off the Floor

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    Nigel Pavitt/Corbis

    What the heck is that?!

     

  • Toddlers Eat Random Things Off the Floor

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    Sandro di Carlo Darsa/Corbis

    What that heck is THAT?!

  • Monkeys Eat Things Off Other People

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    Ian Trower/Corbis

     

    They don't seem to mind at all.

  • Toddlers Eat Things Off Other People

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    Nicole Fabian-Weber

    Cheerios off of mama's jeans? Why not!

  • Monkeys Imitate What Others Do

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    Suzi Esterhas/Corbis

     

    Know the saying "monkey see, monkey do"?

  • Toddlers Imitate What Others Do

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    Laura Dwight/Corbis

     

    Should be toddler see, toddler do!

  • Monkeys Have No Problem Losing It in Public

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    Cyril Ruoso/JH Editorial/Corbis

    Nope. No inhibitions at all.

  • Toddlers Have No Problem Losing It in Public

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    Joel Kramer/Flickr

     

    Fun times, right, Mom?

  • Monkeys Give the Best Snuggles

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    Thomas Marent/Corbis

     

  • Actually, Toddlers Give the Best Snuggles

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    LM Photo/Corbis

     

    Nobody gives a better hug than a toddler.

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