03/14/2016 04:27 EDT | Updated 03/14/2016 04:59 EDT

24 Animals Enjoying Spring Weather.. Just Like Us

Here comes the sun!

We'll admit it, it hasn't been a bad winter, but we're more than ready for spring to start on March 20. And we know we're not the only ones.

For many animals, chilly weather means hunkering down and hiding from frigid temperatures, so when the sun comes up and the mercury starts to rise, some animals get pretty excited about returning to their outdoor habits.

Below, we look at 24 animals enjoying the sunshine just as much as we are. From taking splash in water to sunbathing on a deck, these photos are giving us a serious case of FOMO.