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    Animal Tracks: June 9-15

    A fuzzy baby wolf and 12 more of the week's best animal photos

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    Getting pretty -

    Janet Schoen from Germany prepares a Bichon Frise prior to judging in the 3rd National and International Dog Grooming Championships in Erfurt, Germany, on June 14.
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    Lift off -

    A man holds a long-tailed mayfly at Tisza river near Tiszainoka, southeast of Budapest, on June 13. Millions of these short-lived mayflies engage in a frantic rush to mate and reproduce before they perish in just a few hours during "Tiszaviragzas" or Tisza blooming season from late spring to early summer every year.
    Laszlo Balogh / Reuters
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    Oracle armadillo -

    The armadillo called Norman, Germany's World Cup oracle, approaches the soccer ball representing Germany as he makes his prediction for the team's opening World Cup match a zoo in Muenster, Germany, on June 13.
    Ina Fassbender / Reuters
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    Swan lake -

    Swans are pictured on the river Elde, Germany, on June 12.
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    Play ball! -

    A dolphin jumps out of the water to knock a soccer ball in the air as part of an event in support of Japan's national soccer team at the 2014 World Cup during a show at Shinagawa Aqua Stadium aquarium in Tokyo, on June 13.
    Issei Kato / Reuters
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    Classy cats -

    Black cats sit at the Black Cat Cafe in Himeji, Japan, on June 11. The cafe originally opened as a regular 'cat cafe' where clients could pet different kinds of cats, but in September 2013 the cafe re-opened as black cat only cafe.
    Buddhika Weerasinghe / Getty Images
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    Munchies -

    A camel feeds a piece of a branch at the zoo in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, on June 11.
    Caroline Seidel / AP
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    Fuzzy baby -

    A baby wolf is pictured in a zoo in Eberswalde, Germany, on June 10.
    Patrick Pleul / AFP - Getty Images
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    Fabulous flamingos -

    Flamingos stay in rain in a zoo in Eberswalde, Germany, on June 10.
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    Hitching a ride -

    John Cosentini and his dog named Panada prepare to ride off during the Friday the 13th biker rally in Port Dover, Ontario, on June 13.
    Aaron Harris / Reuters
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    Deep in thought -

    A chimpanzee is seen at the zoo in Abidjan, Cote d'lvoire on June 12.
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    Sea lion island -

    A telephoto view from an approaching coast guard boat shows sea lions covering an entire surface of one of the Palomino Islands, home to a young sea lion, nicknamed Ringo, in the Pacific waters off Peru, near the port of El Callao, on June 11.
    Sebastian Castaã±eda / AP
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    Horsing around -

    A man on his horse 'Totilas' competes in the Grand Prix Special at the Pentecost Tournament in Wiesbaden, Germany, on June 9.
    Fredrik Von Erichsen / EPA