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    Image: Squirrels Nuts for Coconuts

    Animal Tracks: April 4 - 11

    Find a cuddly kitten, a daredevil duck, a curious whale and a hungry giraffe – plus more images of animals great and small.

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    Nuts for coconuts

    Squirrels nibble every last morsel out of their coconut shells, which had been hollowed out for them by Jane Roberts, who lives in Fareham, Hampshire, UK. The squirrels are regular visitors to Roberts' garden.

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  • Image: An elephant sprays water on tourists during the Songkran festival on Khao San road in Bangkok

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    Splish splash

    An elephant sprays water on tourists during the Songkran festival on Khao San road in Bangkok, Thailand. The Songkran festival marks the start of the new year in the traditional Thai calendar.

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  • Image: MAGNIFICENT SPERM WHALES PLAYING WITH DIVERS

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    Closing in

    A giant sperm whale plays near the surface of the sea near Dominica in the Caribbean. The creatures even allows snorkelers to touch and interact with them.

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    Inching along

    A caterpillar crawls on a stem in Pontevedra, Spain.

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  • Image: A man watches from behind the curtain as a Andalusian horseman performs with his horse during the Sacab Andalusian Horse Show in Coin

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    Show off

    A man watches from behind the curtain as an Andalusian horseman performs with his horse during the Sacab Andalusian Horse Show in Coin, Spain.

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  • Image: Lucky Dog, Fred Krause, Shih Tzu

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    Quite a survivor

    Fred Krause, a train driver from Clinton, Utah, holds a Shih Tzu he rescued on Easter after running him over twice with his freight train before being able to stop and look for him. The dog had long grown-out fur, an eye infection and other problems but Fred and his wife Lori think he will recover. They are looking for the original owners of the dog, or a good home.

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  • Image: David Morin

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    In the loop

    David Morin, a marine mammal biologist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration fisheries, tries to loop a rope around the tail of a beached baby humpback whale in East Hampton N.Y.

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  • Image: Spreewald Region Draws Tourists

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    King of the hill

    A duck climbs to the top of a haystack in Luebbenau, Germany. It later attempted to climb down, failed and flew away.

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    It's a wrap

    A cat wrapped in a blanket plays with a South African girl at a mobile animal rescue clinic in Hanover Park, Cape Town, South Africa.

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  • Image: Elephant Ko Raya reaches for an apple as she swims in a pool at the zoo in Berlin

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    Swim trunks

    One-year-old female elephant Ko Raya reaches for an apple as she swims in a pool in her enclosure at the zoo in Berlin.

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    Just out of reach

    A giraffe tries to eat cabbage at the Everland Resort in Yongin, South Korea.

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    Lovebirds

    A pair of Caribbean flamingos extend their heads and necks in a heart shape as they perform courtship dances at the Saitama Children's Zoo in Higashimatsuyama city in Saitama prefecture, north of Tokyo.

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  • Image: An Andalusian horseman and a horsewoman (L) wait for their performance with their horses during the Sacab Andalusian Horse Show in Coin

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    Horsing around

    An Andalusian horseman and a horsewoman wait for their performance with their Spanish thoroughbred horses at a morphological contest during the Sacab Andalusian Horse Show in Coin, near the southern Spanish city of Malaga.

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    Feeling blue

    A stork covered in a light blue colour pairs with a white stork female in their nest in the eastern German town of Biegen. Experts assume that the colouring of the plumage is caused by blue paint.

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  • Image: Stray dogs rest on a pavement in Srinagar

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    Power nap

    Stray dogs rest on pavement in Srinagar. According to estimates, the dog population will equal the human population in Kashmir in 2014, local media reported.

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  • Image: A tourist feeds two Rainbow Lorikeets in Great Keppel Island at the Great Barier Reef

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    Rainbow connection

    A tourist feeds two rainbow lorikeets on Great Keppel Island at the Great Barrier Reef.

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    Basket case

    A child crouches in a basket holding his dog in Nanhua county, Southwest China's Yunnan province.

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