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From the 12th Annual Shorty Awards


Nominated in Animal

About Pizzatoru

Pizzatoru isn’t your average Instagram-famous pet. This Senegal bushbaby is one of a kind pint-sized primate living in Japan, and is currently followed by more than 240K followers on Instagram, where he shows off a variety of outfits and enjoys snacks of cheese and sweet potato. Does he have a pizza hat, you ask? You bet he has a pizza hat. Pizzatoru’s fans can’t stop double tapping their thumbs, as the little fellow’s adorably large eyes and heartwarming attitude are crawling their way across screens all over the world. In 2019, he was featured in profiles from Metro and Popsugar Australia among others.

Pizzatoru's best work on social