10 animals showing why Australia is the happiest place on earth

It was announced Monday that this year’s study by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development ranking the happiest places on earth placed Australia in the top spot for the third year in a row. The OECD’s Better Life Index measures quality of life across different criteria like income levels, health, safety and housing. Plus, animals.

Ok, not animals—but come on, look at these things. How are you supposed to live around these guys and not be psyched?

1. Koala
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2. Wombat
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3. Snub-nose Dolphin
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4. Chameleon
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5. Platypus
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6. Quokka
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7. Extra-cute Lamb
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8. Wallaby
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9. Red Fox
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10. Kangaroo
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