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    Animal Tracks: July 28 - Aug. 4

    A hawk finds a new perch, a polar bear naps and more of this week's best animal photos

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    Three buddies -

    The lion cubs, Leon, Lonka and Leonora, sit in the Serengeti zoo in Hodenhagen, Germany, on Aug. 2.
    Philipp Schulze / AFP - Getty Images
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    New perch -

    The Desert Hawk "hangover" stands on a head of a visitor during a raptor show in the zoo in Berlin, on Aug. 2.
    Daniel Naupold / AFP - Getty Images
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    Sheepish race -

    Shepherd Mario Scheffel leads a flock of sheep during the regional Shepherds Championships in Hohenfelden, Germany, on Aug. 2.
    Jens Meyer / AP
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    Learning to walk -

    A young Cuba Flamingo is protected by its mother in the middle of 80 other animals in the zoo in Dresden, Germany, on Aug. 1.
    Matthiasâ Hiekel / EPA
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    Stripes, stripes, stripes! -

    Plains zebra baby Ubangi stands next to his mother Elena at the zoo in Dresden, Germany, on Aug. 1.
    Matthias Hiekel / AFP - Getty Images
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    Up on the rooftop -

    A langur monkey waits for its handler while siting on the roof of its cabin at Parliament house in New Delhi on Aug. 1.
    Prakash Singh / AFP - Getty Images
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    Bear hug -

    Two spectacled bear babies play at the zoo in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, on July 28.
    Boris Roessler / AFP - Getty Images
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    Water dance -

    Male sea lion "Pucchi" uses a ladle to sprinkle water onto the pavement along with children near his aquarium at the Aqua Stadium in Tokyo, on Aug. 1.
    Yoshikazu Tsuno / AFP - Getty Images
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    What are you looing at? -

    A Pug stares at the camera in Moscow, on July 29.
    Artyom Geodakyan / Zuma Press
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    Nap time -

    A Polar bear sleeps in the zoo in Rostock, Germany, on July 30.
    Zuma Press
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    Two of a kind -

    A sheep rests in a bus stop near Castleton, England on July 29.
    Ian Forsyth / Zuma Press
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    Grass fed -

    A herd of Florida cracker cows and donkeys graze on a ranch on Immokalee, Fla., on July 28.
    Jason Dearen / AP
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    It's not easy being green -

    A small Pacific tree frog clings to the stalk of a zucchini plant growing in a backyard garden at a home near Elkton, Ore., on Aug. 2.
    Robin Loznak / for NBC News
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    Hump back -

    A Lebanese child rides a camel during celebrations marking the beginning of Eid al-Fitr, Beirut, Lebanon, July 28.
    Wael Hamzeh / EPA
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    City fish -

    Pedestrians take pictures of a Humphead wrasse also know as Napoleon fish, one-meter long, and other fish, at an aquarium displayed in central Tokyo, on Aug. 1.
    Kimimasa Mayama / EPA
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    What a catch -

    A heron catches a fish in Allahabad, India, on July 28.
    Sanjay Kanojia / AFP - Getty Images