Who doesn't appreciate an adorable animal? Better yet, who doesn't appreciate an adorable animal that\u00a0can talk? The truth is that some of film and television's most lovable, colorful characters have been of the furry, feathered, finned, or four-legged variety. We've rounded up 27 of our top talking animals in film Enjoy! 1. Roger Rabbit in Who Framed Roger Rabbit denofgeek.com The Real Animal:\u00a0One last rabbit, though we\u2019ve never seen a rabbit dressed up like this in the wild. The Movie Animal:\u00a0An animated goofball with one heck of a sexy lady for a wife. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cCheck the probate. Why, my Uncle Thumper had a problem with his\u00a0probate, and he had to take these big pills, and drink lots of water.\u201d 2. Dory in Finding Nemo huffingtonpost.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A Pacific Regal Blue Tang, which is a very long name for a not-very-big fish. The Movie Animal:\u00a0More forgetful than our Aunt Ada, Dory\u2019s winsomely kooky \u2013 though we wouldn\u2019t necessarily pick her to go on a quest with. Still, she pretty much saves the day in the end. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cHey, look. \u2018Esc-a-pay.\u2019 I wonder what that means. That's funny, it's spelled just like the word \u2018escape\u2019.\u201d 3. Babe bustle.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A pig. Yes, a smelly, noisy, hairy pig. With trotters. The Movie Animal:\u00a0One for the kiddies that adults can enjoy, too. His parents may end up pork, but Babe\u2019s got an adaptable spirit that means he can turn his trotter to anything. Including becoming the world\u2019s first sheep pig. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cMove along there, ya... big buttheads!\u201d 4. Ted yuppee.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A bear, though what species of bear is up for debate. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Think a miniature frat boy and you\u2019ve got a fair picture of Ted. He loves weed. He loves to get drunk. And he loves\u00a0Flash Gordon. We wish he was our drinking buddy. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cI look like something you give to your kid when you tell \u2019em Grandma died.\u201d 5. Thumper in Bambi pinterest.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A rabbit. Again. There\u2019s a reason for the phrase \u2018go at it like bunnies\u2019, you know. The Movie Animal:\u00a0The kind of cute that\u2019ll melt even the iciest of hearts. When Thumper laughs, we laugh. When Thumper cries, we cry\u2026 Best Quote:\u00a0\u201c\u2018Eating greens is a special treat, It makes long ears and great big feet. But it sure is awful stuff to eat.\u2019 I made that last part up myself.\u201d 6. Kermit the Frog in The Muppets women.com The Real Animal:\u00a0Somewhat smaller, slimier and less attractive than their fuzzy Henson-created counterpart. The Movie Animal:\u00a0The Frog to end all frogs. Sure he\u2019s little more than a sock puppet, but Kermit is the calm amid the chaos that is The Muppets. He\u2019s also deserving of our sympathy \u2013 nobody wants Miss Piggy swooning over them 24\/7, right? Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cDo what I do: imagine the audience naked.\u201d 7. Dug in Up giphy.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A Golden Retriever, a breed of dog that the internet tells us was originally bred to hunt down ducks and upland game birds. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Surely everybody\u2019s favorite movie dog, Dug has the ability to talk thanks to a clever contraption around his neck. If our dog could talk, they would be just like Dug. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cI was hiding under your porch because I love you.\u201d 8. Donkey in Shrek oregonlive.com The Real Animal: A \u2013 let\u2019s face it, pretty stinky \u2013 donkey. Full title: Equus Africanus Asinus. The Movie Animal:\u00a0A wise-ass in more ways than one, Donkey never stops talking. Ever. Which should be annoying, but is actually sort of endearing. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cWow! Only a\u00a0true\u00a0friend would be that truly honest!\u201d 9. Baloo in The Jungle Book michaelbarrier.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A sleepy brown bear, according to Rudjard Kingling\u2019s original tome. The Movie Animal:\u00a0The friendliest, most upbeat bear you\u2019re ever likely to come across. He also gets to sing one of the best Disney songs ever. \u201cLook for the bare necessities\u2026\u201d Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cSo just try and... relax. Yeah. Cool it. Fall apart in my backyard. 'Cause let me tell you something, little britches: if you act like that bee at... Uh-uh. You're working too hard.\u201d 10. Pug in Men In Black fanpop.com The Real Animal:\u00a0The kind of dog that looks like it\u2019s run into a few too many walls\u2026 and then shrunk in the wash. The Movie Animal:\u00a0The sequel over-used him, but Pug was one of the first Men In Black\u2019s best surprises \u2013 an alien that\u2019s taken over a dog that\u00a0looks like an alien anyway\u00a0. Love it. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cYou don't like it you can kiss my furry little butt!\u201d 11. Ape in George Of The Jungle dewanontons.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A gorilla, which has around 95% of the same DNA as humans. Which explains why they\u2019re alternately so tetchy\/horny\/hungry the whole time. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Droll, sarcastic, and not averse to wearing a pinny, Ape is the ultimate sidekick. He\u2019s also voiced by John Cleese, which is nice for us adults. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cI aced it all and I stood tall and did it my way\u2026\u201d 12. Mr. Tinkles in Cats & Dogs warnerbros.co.uk The Real Animal:\u00a0A domestic cat the likes of which you\u2019ve seen coughing up furballs in houses all over the country. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Mr. Tinkles is the kind of villain you\u2019d find in a Bond movie \u2013 fitting, considering a cat was the pet of choice for one such spy-killing villain. With his arch attitude and dastardly plots, Mr. Tinkles is an awesome movie menace. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cEvil does not wear a bonnet!\u201d 13. Howard The Duck pinterest.com The Real Animal:\u00a0Um, a duck. Has a bill instead of a mouth. And webbed feet. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Howard\u2019s an alien, which instantly makes him awesome. His film\u2019s a not-entirely-successful cult curio, but Howard himself is a wise-cracking flapper that we can\u2019t help loving. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cThat\u2019s it, no more Mr. Nice Duck.\u201d 14. Mickey Mouse TV Guide The Real Animal:\u00a0Another mouse, though we\u2019ve never seen one that looks quite like this. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Probably the most recognizable talking animal on this list, and the logo for Walt Disney Pictures. Mickey\u2019s starred in over 180 long and short films, making him the most prolific Disney character ever. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cShe likes my body and my mind. In the same place, that is.\u201d (in short Runaway Brain) 15. Blood in A Boy And His Dog horrornews.net The Real Animal:\u00a0Y\u2019know, man\u2019s best friend, enjoys going for walks, chasing squirrels and howling at the moon. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Blood sounds like a scholarly intellectual\u2026 except he\u2019s a dog. Which means as well as being a telepath, he\u2019s on a constant hunt for food \u2013 and in particular popcorn. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cI'd certainly say she had marvelous judgment, Albert, if not particularly good taste.\u201d 16. Po in Kung Fu Panda themeraider.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A massive bear native to China. Loves bamboo. Like, a lot. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Son to noodle-shop-owner Mr. Ping, Po is a wannabe warrior whose clumsiness generally gets in the way of him ever doing anything right. Until that is, he learns to kick animal behind. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cThe Sword of Heroes! Said to be so sharp you can get cut just by looking at - ow!\u201d 17. Horse singers in Three Amigos! youtube.com The Real Animal:\u00a0Horses again. They\u2019re generally accompanied by flies and the rotting smell of sun-baked feces. The Movie Animals:\u00a0The amigos discover, quite by accident, that their horses have the ability to sing \u2013 which comes in handy when you\u2019re sitting around a campfire with nothing to do. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cGood Night, Ned!\u201d 18. Timothy Q Mouse in Dumbo behindthevoiceactors.com The Real Animal:\u00a0The last mouse on this list, we promise. The Movie Animal:\u00a0A little critter with a massive heart, Timothy Q Mouse is a force of nature, single-handedly helping Dumbo become the \u201cninth wonder of the universe\u201d by teaching him to fly. Whatta fella. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cYou all oughta be ashamed of yourselves. A bunch of big guys like you, pickin' on a poor little orphan like him. Suppose you were torn away from your mother when you were just a baby\u2026\u201d etc 19. Steve in Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs imdb.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A Vervet monkey that lives in Africa. It likes eating bird eggs and young chicks, as well as grasshoppers and termites. Charming. The Movie Animal:\u00a0The coolest monkey you ever did see, equipped with a Speak and Spell thought translating device that lets Steve verbalize the inner workings of his brilliant mind. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cGummi bears!\u201d 20. Skipper in Madagascar awn.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A penguin. A bird that lacks the ability to fly. Yawn. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Spotlight-stealing CGI penguin Skipper, a lovable paranoid commando obsessed with getting back to the homeland \u2013 no matter what the cost. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cJust smile and wave, boys. Smile and wave.\u201d 21. Remy in Ratatouille commonsensemedia.org The Real Animal:\u00a0A disease-infested rat, the likes of which populate the sewers and waterways of just about every city in the world. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Adorable, house-proud Remy, whose desire to cook completely baffles the rest of his clan \u2013 but whose drive pushed him on to bigger and better things. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cIf you are what you eat, then I only want to eat the good stuff.\u201d 22. Rango uproxx.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A chameleon, which has the nasty habit of disappearing before your very eyes. They also like staring\u2026 The Movie Animal:\u00a0Rango, who wears the coolest shirt ever (a nod to\u00a0Fear And Loathing In Las Vegas\u00a0) and lives in the Wild West. Oh, and he\u2019s voiced by Johnny Depp. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cI couldn't help but notice you noticing me noticing you.\u201d 23. Mumble in Happy Feet pinterest.com The Real Animal:\u00a0Another Penguin, this one an Emperor Penguin, the tallest and heaviest of all penguins. Not exactly something to brag about. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Cuddliest, happy, clappiest of all penguins, Mumble\u2019s equipped with some of the coolest dance moves we\u2019ve seen on screen since Saturday Night Fever. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cIt\u2019s just like... singing, with your body.\u201d 24. Aslan in The Chronicles Of Narnia thesun.co.uk The Real Animal:\u00a0Lion. King of the pride lands. Sleeps a lot. Yada yada yada. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Aslan, also known as \u2018the Great Lion\u2019 because essentially he\u2019s Narnia\u2019s version of God. Which is pretty damned cool if you ask us. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cPeter Pevensie, formerly of Finchley. Beaver also mentioned that you planned on turning him into a hat.\u201d 25. Sid in Ice Age pinterest.com The Real Animal:\u00a0A sloth, the laziest of all creatures and, weirdly, genetically related to armadillos and anteaters. The Movie Animal:\u00a0An endearingly clumsy Chatterbox, Sid would annoy the hell out of you if you had to put up with him in real life. As a movie character, though, he\u2019s hilarious \u2013 a lisping, accident-prone try-hard with a brain the size of a grape. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cLook, the Tigers are just playing tag with the antelope... With their teeth\u2026\u201d 26. Stuart Little imdb The Real Animal:\u00a0A teeny tiny little mouse. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Stuart, who doesn\u2019t let his diminutive stature get in the way of having great, walloping adventures. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cI'm so happy! I... I feel 10 inches tall!\u201d 27. Pongo in 101 Dalmatians imdb The Real Animal:\u00a0A black-and-white dog. Likes walks. Hates being left alone. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Pongo, the patriarch in a family of Dalmatians, and not adverse to going on a cracking adventure in search of his kidnapped kids. He also refers to his owner as a pet, which of course is exactly how a dog would think. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cIt was plain to see that my old pet needed someone, but if it were left up to Roger, we'd be bachelors forever. He was married to his work writing songs. Songs about the romance of all things. Something he knew absolutely nothing about.\u201d 28. Milo And Otis YouTube The Real Animal:\u00a0A tabby cat and a fawn pug, both of which live for food, sleep, and excretion. The Movie Animal:\u00a0This cuddly twosome comes courtesy of Japanese cinema, and find themselves going on an adventure when they\u2019re separated. Too cute for words. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cWant some more dinner? Remember, you're eating for eight now!\u201d 29. Jiminy Cricket in Pinocchio Wikipedia The Real Animal:\u00a0A cricket \u2013 yeah those annoying things that sky-bomb you when you\u2019re in the garden, then play strings all night when you\u2019re trying to sleep. The Movie Animal:\u00a0Not just a cricket, but also Pinocchio\u2019s conscience, Jiminy\u2019s a chipper little fellow with some really natty togs. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cYou buttered your bread. Now sleep in it!\u201d 30. Tigger in The Many Adventures Of Winnie The Pooh cornel1801 The Real Animal:\u00a0Well, technically a tiger \u2013 largest of all cats according to our sources. The Movie Animal:\u00a0The bounciest, most optimistic stripy animal out there. Even better, Tigger\u2019s even got his own song. Best Quote:\u00a0\u201cT-T-F-N! Ta-ta for now!\u201d Credits:\u00a0gamesradar Which talking animals in film are we missing? Let us know in the comment section below. And, if you LIKE this story, please SHARE this story on Facebook with your friends.