Jan. 18, 2011 at 3:56 PM ET
Here you are 18 days into yet another failed New Year's resolution to get in shape, while all around you Corgis, tabby cats, bunnies, crustaceans, hamsters, ferrets and a dog of indistinct heritage wearing a moose suit, are hitting the gym and going for the burn.
If the abstract understanding that animals of every species are your moral superiors (in terms of exercising) isn't enough to get you off the couch, Urlesque — heroic catalogers of Internet squee —is here to help with "Animals on Treadmills," a video compilation of ... um ... animals on treadmills.
"We found tons of adorable videos featuring dogs, cats, hamsters and sea creatures all trying to shed those winter pounds," writes Urlesque's Debbie Saslaw. "Listen, if a 10 lb. cat can maneuver an elliptical, so can you!"