Mailman Takes Selfies With Every Animal That He Befriends on the Job | 22 Words

A mailman from Brazil decided to take selfies with every pet he comes across on the job and they're all pretty goddamn adorable...

Being a mailman is sometimes a lot harder than it seems.

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While delivering mail, they can stumble across some pretty awkward or strange situations involving people.

And not only that, sometimes they even have to deal with angry pets.

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Especially dogs.

The 4-legged canines can sometimes be a threat to their lives.

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But this one guy from Brazil has decided to break that stereotype by becoming friendly with every single pet he meets on the job.

And of course, he just couldn't resist taking selfies with them either.

Keep scrolling for a whole bunch of the best ones.

Cristiano da Silva Antunes is a total pet person.

It's fair to say that he loves animals a lot.

Even when he's working, his obsession still continues...

He just loves taking selfies with every single animal he bumps into daily.

And they love taking them too!

A year later, this has become more of a hobby than a job...

And we just can't get enough of all these amazing photos.

Aren't they just adorable?

He's even changed his name on his social media platforms to "Carteiro Amigo Dos Animais", which translates to "Animal-friendly postman."

While a lot of mailmen tend to avoid animals, this one embraces them.

He's trying to break away from the stereotype.

And he's going to do it one selfie at a time.

His work isn't just reserved to dogs either...

He loves all kinds of animals, from cats to bunnies, there's not a selfie he wouldn't take.

In his spare time, Antunes also advocates for animal's rights.

And he's even been awarded certificates for his efforts!

Just look at his face in all these photos - He looks so happy.

And not only that but the pets look so happy too.

It's a win-win situation.

You would think that a lot of pets would be uncomfortable around strangers...

That's usually the natural reaction...

But clearly, Antunes has a special charm that warms them to him.

We just can't get enough!

Antunes has also done work with local vets and regularly visits sanctuaries so he can make a difference.

The rates of abandoned animals in Brazil are pretty high...

So he's always willing to make a difference to their lives.

And we simply adore him for it.

It seems as though dogs are a mailman's best friend...

Sometimes they just need a bit of love...

And Antunes is here to give it.

I hope this made your day as much as it made mine.

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