ARRRGHH, no wait, awwh!

At first look it is a pure form of nightmare fuel on Live Leak -- an incredibly fast moving snake moving across a dusty plain.

Uh oh it's worse than that, it's a quick-footed line of rats acting with a single mind

The way the tiny rats dangle behind a larger rat is everything you would never want in your house or ideally, anywhere on the planet.

 

But these are not rats, but shrews.

And although they are tiny and fast moving, this little line of mum and bubs is actually super adorable.

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According to the folks on Reddit, the footage shows a mother trying to find a new shelter while the babies hold on.

For your enjoyment, we have included a close up image of a shrew.

All together now: Awwwh!

This is a picture of a shrew, the same type of animal pictured in the no-longer-horrifying video.
This is a picture of a shrew, the same type of animal pictured in the no-longer-horrifying video.