Lovely Owl: Cute/Ridiculous Animal Thing Of The Day (VIDEO)

Owls have proven time and time again that they are adorable. We know that cats pretty much dominate the blogosphere in terms of cute videos, but we'll take a d'aww filled owl video over another "kitten vs. blank" any day.

Take this lovely owl video, for instance. It's not hard to see why it's gotten almost a million views by now. The star of the show -- a little one getting the head-rub of his (or her) life -- is obviously the best part. But there's also music, and the drama of a jealous owl nearby.

Cats just might have some competition in the viral video department (and let's not forget about the otters).