Waving beaver YouTube video, Today Show: Oregon Zoo beaver waves at little boy named Ryan

This is one of those cute videos that are bound to make you smile. 

You may have seen it on TODAY Thursday morning. 

It features a little boy named "Ryan" encountering what appears to be a friendly beaver at the Oregon Zoo. 

The critter's swimming motions make it appear that he's waving back at a delighted Ryan and his mother.

Watch the video below:

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