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    Animal Tracks: July  20 - 27

    From a glaring gorilla to a sad-eyed seal, find images of animals great and small.

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    The eyes have it -

    A seal lies next to a pool at a seal breeding station in Norddeich, northern Germany. For the last 22 years, seal minder Fritz Rabenstein has raised abandoned seal puppies at the station before returning them later into the wild.

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    Pipe dreams -

    A sparrow drinks from a leaky water pipe on a hot summer day in southwest China's Chongqing municipality.

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    Total eclipse of the heart -

    A woman watches the solar eclipse with her poodle in Hangzhou of Zhejiang province in eastern China. The longest total eclipse of the sun of this century triggered tourist fever in Asia as astronomy enthusiasts flocked to watch the event. The eclipse was visible from within a narrow corridor that begins in India and crosses through Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Myanmar and China.

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    Owl in the family -

    Four snowy owl hatchlings sit in a basket at a park Geiselwind, Germany.

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    Power steering -

    Straws Milan of Cochrane, Alberta, Canada, flies in the air while steer wrestling during a Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo Wednesday July 22, 2009 at Frontier Park in Cheyenne, Wyo.

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    The bee's knees -

    A bee lands on a coneflower in a garden in Salina, Kan.

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    Just ducky -

    A mother duck walks with her baby duckings down the sidewalk on 17th Street in Washington, D.C.

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    Gorilla glare -

    Richard, a male gorilla, looks out from his enclosure at the Troja Zoo in Prague.

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    Bird bath -

    A flamingo cools down in a pond at the Prague Zoo.

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  • Image: A golden eagle is seen during the opening day of Internacional falconry fair in Guillena

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    Going for gold -

    A golden eagle is seen during the opening day of an international falconry fair in Guillena, Spain.

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    Fast friends -

    Mena, a 1-year old female elephant, entertains a tourist with its trunk at a hotel in Phuket, southern Thailand.

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  • Image: Mother dog nurses red panda cubs at north China zoo

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    Doggy daycare -

    A white dog nurses two red panda cubs in the zoo in Taiyuan in north China's Shanxi province. The two cubs were abandoned by their mother shortly after birth, but are now healthy and content thanks to their canine wet nurse.

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  • Image: One of a pair of newborn twin cubs is fed at Bifengxia panda breeding centre in Ya'an

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    Cub club -

    One of the newborn twin cubs is fed at Bifengxia Panda Breeding Center in Ya'an, Sichuan province in China.

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    Gone fishin' -

    Visitors look at a shark at an aquarium in Tokyo, Japan.

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    To the rescue -

    A firefighter tries to coax cattle from the inside of a truck trailer that overturned at an overpass in Roswell, N.M.

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