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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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  • Image: A man holds a long-tailed mayfly at Tisza river near Tiszainoka, southeast of Budapest

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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.

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  • Image: 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 against Portugal on June 16, at the zoo in the western city of Muenster

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    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.

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    Swan lake -

    Swans are pictured on the river Elde, Germany, on June 12.

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  • Image: 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

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    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.

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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.

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    Munchies -

    A camel feeds a piece of a branch at the zoo in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, on June 11.

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    Fuzzy baby -

    A baby wolf is pictured in a zoo in Eberswalde, Germany, on June 10.

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    Fabulous flamingos -

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

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  • Image: Cosentini and his dog named Panada prepare to ride off during the Friday the 13th biker rally in Port Dover

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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.

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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.

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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.

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