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    Animal Tracks: May 2 - 9, 2010

    Find a playful panda cub, oodles of poodles, a nosy cow, a moose on the loose – plus more images of cute critters.

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    No bull

    A bulldog rests at Animalia, a domestic animal exhibition in St. Gallen, Switzerland.

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  • Image: Tens of thousands of feral cats living in Senegal.

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    Jump start

    A feral cat jumps up a wall in the 400 year old village of Ngor, Dakar, Senegal. It is estimated there are tens of thousands of feral cats roaming in the capital of Dakar, Senegal.

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  • Image: Policeman tries to divert a female moose into a net during an organised catch after she accidentally entered the suburbs of Lublin

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    Wild moose chase

    A policeman tries to divert a female moose into a net during an organised catch after she accidentally entered the suburbs of Lublin, Poland. The moose was later released back into the forest.

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    Tongue twister

    A cow sticks out its tongue in Miesbach, Germany.

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    Au naturel

    A Przewalski's horse jumps next to a wisent, also called a European bison, in their new wilderness region, the Sielmann Doeberitzer Heide natural landscape, which is located near Berlin.

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    Seal the deal

    Kevin Robinson, an animal care specialist at Sea World, pulls a baby sea lion out from under a San Diego Police Department patrol car in Ocean Beach, Calif. The pup, which is estimated to be about 8 months old, will be taken to Sea World, where it will be examined and rehabilitated before being released back into the ocean.

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    Spillover efect

    An oil-soaked bird struggles against the oil-slicked side of the HOS Iron Horse supply vessel at the site of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana.

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    Cleanup duty

    Bird rescue personnel Danene Birtell, left, and Heather Nevill hold an oil-soaked brown pelican, found on Storm Island in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana, that will be washed at a treatment facility at Fort Jackson, La.

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    Day by day

    A 2-day-old Asian elephant stands next to its mother in their enclosure at the Hanover Zoo in Hanover, Germany.

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  • Image: Polar bear 'Rasputin' swims at the Marineland aquatic park in Antibes

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    Adult swim

    Rasputin, a male polar bear, swims at Marineland, an animal exhibition park in Antibes, southeastern France.

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    Not horsing around

    Joanne Feldman of San Juan Capistrano, Calif., has had her blind horse, Chocolate Rose, for 23 years. The horse, which lost its eyesight due to an allergy, costs Feldman about $700 each month. ''I cannot put her down," says Feldman, who visits her horse twice a day. "I've had her 23 years. It's pretty much it's like having a child.''

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  • Image: A yellow wagtail sings on the bank of Pripiat river near the village of Turov

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    Sing it out

    A yellow wagtail sings on the bank of Pripyat River near the village of Turov in Belarus.

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    Oodles of poodles

    A group of poodles belonging to poodle trainer Irina Markova perform near the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C.

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    Risky business

    This Portuguese man o' war is among many forms of marine life at risk as crude oil continues to float to the surface in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Louisiana.

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    Peek-a-roo

    A baby red kangaroo peers out from his mother's pouch at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo in Cleveland, Ohio.

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    Ducking and diving

    Two ducks prepare to land on a pond in front of the Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C.

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    Bottled up

    Two baby white lions are fed from bottles by zookeepers at Safaripark Stukenbrock in the western German city of Schloss Holte-Stukenbrock.

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  • Image: A pod of dolphin swim off the research vessel Pelican in the oil spill area

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    Just keep swimming

    A pod of dolphin swim nearby a research vessel in the oil spill area in the Gulf of Mexico, about 30 miles from the leaking well.

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    Feeling foxy

    A red fox mother walks on her front feet while getting clear of her hungry kits, as she weans them outside their den in a field near Roseburg, Ore.

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  • Image: A white-handed Gibbon baby jumps towards his mother in zoo of Vienna

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    Give him a hand

    A baby white-handed gibbon jumps towards his mother in their enclosure at Schoenbrunn zoo in Vienna, Austria.

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    Later, gator

    An alligator swims past players at the 17th tee during the first round of The Players Championship PGA gold tournament in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

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  • Image: A giant panda cub for the 2010 Shanghai Expo plays at the Shanghai Zoo

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    Hanging solo

    A giant panda bear cub plays at the Shanghai Zoo in Shanghai, China.

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    The watermelon crawl

    Farmers use camels to transport watermelons across the River Ganges on the outskirts of Allahabad, India.

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    Ho-hum

    An Anna's humming bird feeds her chicks in their nest in Benicia, Calif. The chicks are roughly 2 weeks old.

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    Sea ya later

    A baby Olive Ridley turtle enters the sea at the Bay of Bengal at a beach in India's Ganjam district.

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    Monkey business

    A baboon opens the door of a car while he is searching for food to steal on the outskirts of Cape Town, South Africa.

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    Oh, deer!

    A newborn reindeer stumbles at the zoo in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.

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    An Afghan man rides a donkey followed by his dog in Karakh district of the Afghanistan's Herat province, east of Kabul.

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