Everyone makes a big fuss about the first baby of the year, but for today's Daily Cuteness Challenge, we found a tiny little miracle who barely caught the tail-end of 2010.
The wee one is a miniature panda cow named Ben, born on the last day of the year in northern Colorado. He got his panda-like markings through genetic manipulation on a hobby farm owned by farmer Chris Jesson.
Little Ben is one of 24 known panda cows, making him one of TakePart's most prized Cuteness Challenges. Do you know a more adorable animal? Tell us where we can find it in the comments section below.
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