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    Image: A dog sits under a sun umbrella on Sao Conrado beach  in Rio de Janeiro

    Animal Tracks: June 1 - June 8

    From a dog at the beach to a hippo getting his teeth brushed, get your cuteness fix with irresistible photos of creatures great and small.

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    Underwater elephant -

    Visitors watch an elephant bathing in the newly opened elephant park in the Zurich Zoo in Switzerland on June 8.
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    Hot dog -

    On June 8, dog sits under an umbrella on a Sao Conrado beach prior to the 2014 World Cup in Rio de Janeiro.
    Darren Staples / Reuters
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    Puppy pride -

    A dog named Neron participates in the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York on June 8.
    Seth Wenig / AP
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    Mirror image -

    A penguin is mirrored in a small pond while starting to dive in the Zurich Zoo in Switzerland on June 7.
    Patrick B. Kraemer / AP
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    Along for the ride -

    Two chihuahuas sit in a bicycle basket in Mainz, Germany, on June 6.
    Fredrik Von Erichsen / EPA
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    Tired tiger -

    A Siberian tiger yawns at the zoo in Schwerin, Germany, on June 5.
    Jens Buettner / AP
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    Tiny tiger -

    A 1-month-old white Bengal tiger cub growls at the zoo in Tbilisi, Georgia, on June 5.
    David Mdzinarishvili / Reuters
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    Reaching -

    A giraffe tries to reach some leaves at the zoo in Schwerin, Germany, on June 5.
    Jens Buettner / AP
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    Wonderfully white -

    A white Indian peacock spreads its tail feathers at the zoo in Tbilisi, Georgia on June 5.
    David Mdzinarishvili / Reuters
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    Charming cheetah -

    One of three cheetahs born on April 16 sits in the enclosure at Vienna's Schoenbrunn Zoo on June 5.
    Ronald Zak / AP
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    Horn head -

    A rhinoceros walks at the zoo in Tbilisi, Georgia, on June 5.
    David Mdzinarishvili / Reuters
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    Sticking together -

    Ring-tailed lemurs play at the zoo in Tbilisi, Georgia, on June 5.
    David Mdzinarishvili / Reuters
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    Nesting -

    Four baby egrets sit in their nest at the Schwerin Zoo in Germany on June 5.
    Jens Buettner / EPA
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    Tooth polish -

    A zoo employee cleans the teeth of a 30-year-old hippopotamus named Kiboko at Himeji Zoo in Japan on June 4. Kiboko's teeth cleaned annually as a way to educate children on teeth cleaning.
    Buddhika Weerasinghe / Getty Images
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    Play time -

    Two 8-week-old white lion cubs, Mombasa and Nala, play in their new home in Abony, Hungary, on June 3. The brother and sister lions, one of the rarest animals on the planet, were born on April 1, 2014 in northern Italy, but were brought last month to a private zoo in Abony, Budapest.
    Attila Kisbenedek / AFP - Getty Images
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    Here there be dragons -

    Two Komodo dragons walk around at the Surabaya Zoo in Indonesia on June 2.
    Juni Kriswanto / AFP - Getty Images
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    Cuddling koalas -

    Three koala joeys, Sydney, Milli and Tucker, sleep together at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia on June 1.
    Ellen Wilson/taronga Zoo / EPA
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    Shaky start -

    A baby elk walks curiously but cautiously around its enclosure at the zoo in Hanau, Germany, on June 1.
    Borisâ Roessler / EPA