VIDEO: Watch this Ridiculously Cute Platypus Get Tickled! By Carly Brooke. Published on October 21, 2013. 3 Thanks to readers William Holz and Canibella Corpse for showing me this video!Subscribe to our newsletter!Want incredible creatures delivered straight to your inbox? Sign up for our free weekly newsletter packed with fascinating fun. We will never sell your info. First Name: Email address: More Creatures: Hero Pig Saves Pygmy Goat! Jeez You Two, Get a Kennel Baby Pandas Going Down a Slide Raspberry Nomming And Now Some Baby Otter Fluff Vaccuums: A Kitten’s Worst Nightmare Sherman Humphrey Awesome Patricia Denis I have never seen a platypus getting belly scritches before, let alone being hand fed. They are known to be really shy so this one may have been reared in captivity. Adorbs! Andiamo P What a friendly platypus.