Bugs get a bad rap. Sure, they're creepy, crawling, and a little bit gross.
But so are a lot of other animals we keep as pets. At least most of these gorgeous bugs don't smell as bad as a guinea pig.
Caterpillars Can Be Fuzzy TooHerman Au Photography/Moment/Getty Images
This Swallowtail Papilio Is As Cute As A KittenBloom Image/BLOOMimage/Getty Images
Buzzing Bees Are Entirely AdorableRussell Burden/Oxford Scientific/Getty Images
This Blue Morpho Is Entirely IncandescentVyacheslav Oseledko/AFP/Getty Images
You Know You Want To Give This Fluffy Soldier Fly A ScratchLauriek/Vetta/Getty Images
You'd Totally Watch A Video Of This Eastern Tiger CaterpillarNewport News Daily Press/Tribune News Service/Getty Images
Or Send Memes Of This Snail Adorably Struggling AlongWin-initiative/WIN-Initiative/Getty Images
Bees Are Pets That Can Make You HoneyAblestock.com/AbleStock.com/Getty Images
The Brown Argus Is The Best Of Both Worlds: A Pettable Fuzzy ButterflyWestend61/Westend61/Getty Images
Peeping Ladybirds Are Better Than Corgis AnydayDanita Delimont/Gallo Images/Getty Images
(Seriously, corgi's can barely even walk).
Dragonflies Are The Prettiest Things With WingsAblestock.com/AbleStock.com/Getty Images
Emperor Gum Moth's Are Like Tiny Majestic DragonsDavid Maitland/Taxi/Getty Images
Monarchs Are The Gorgeous Kings Of The Insect WorldVstock/UpperCut Images/Getty Images
Brimstone Butterflies Come With Their Own Cool CamouflageMikroman6/Moment/Getty Images
The Halloween Pennant Is Edgier Than A Geiger PaintingAaron Ansarov/Aurora/Getty Images
Dragonfly Muzzles Are Way More Awesome Than Pug Jowels AnydayValeriopardi/iStock/Getty Images
The Green Cricket Will Chirp Your Pet Bird Under The TableSambaphoto/daniel Carneiro/SambaPhoto/Getty Images
The Tomato Hornworm Will Hook Itself Into Your HeartAaron Ansarov/Aurora/Getty Images
And not in a creepy way.
The Guttata Beetle Is Entirely GloriousAlex Cao/Photodisc/Getty Images
A Wild Bamboo Page Butterfly Is Way Cooler Than A Pet SnakeHiroshi Higuchi/Photodisc/Getty Images
Grasshoppers Are Stunningly Out Of The OrdinaryStefan Mokrzecki/Photolibrary/Getty Images
The Spicebush Caterpillar Is Something Out Of Dr. SeussMelissa Fague/Moment/Getty Images
Mosquitos Like To Suck Your Blood, But That Doesn't Mean They Arent Cute Close UpI Love Nature/Moment/Getty Images
How Can You Say No To This Wasp Face?Valeriopardi/iStock/Getty Images
Let him have whatever he wants in your yard.
The Man Face Beetle Is Totally EndearingDethan Punalur/Photodisc/Getty Images
The Damselfly Is Bizarrely HypnoticI Love Nature/Moment/Getty Images
This Dragonfly Closeup Is Totally WinsomeM3ss/Moment Open/Getty Images
The Winged Fly Is More Curious Than A CatLauriek/Vetta/Getty Images
Okay, and admittedly, more irritating than a cat.
Weaver Ants Are Super EnchantingAdegsm/Moment/Getty Images
Don't Go—Don't You Want To Be Friends With This Mantis?Ilya Postnikov/Hemera/Getty Images
You're safe. He already ate and everything.