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    Animal Tracks: Sept. 5 - 12

    Find a sneaky cat, a riled-up tiger, a hungry baby owl, a diving penguin – plus more eye candy for animal lovers.

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    Sneaking suspicion

    A cat eyes a squirrel as it makes its way along a fence in Ormond Beach, Fla. Cat and squirrel parted without incident.

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    Meeting of minds

    A long-horned grasshopper, also known as a katydid, and another insect have an interaction on a sunflower growing on a farm near Oakland, Calif.

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    Running wild

    A Bureau of Land Management helicopter attempts to gather wild horses in the Conger Mountains near Border, Utah.

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    A horse of a different color

    A Grevy's Zebra rests in its enclosement in the Zoo Frankfurt in Germany.

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    Fjord for thought

    A feisty gull makes the amazingly brash decision to take on an eagle mid-flight in a battle for fish while soaring over the Norwegian fjords.

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  • Image: A U.S. marine from the 1st Light Armoured Reconnaissance Battalion, Jump Platoon gives water to sniffer dog "Conn" while on patrol near a sandstorm in a desert in Helmand, Afghanistan

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    Conn artist

    A U.S. marine gives water to a sniffer dog named Conn while on patrol near a sandstorm in a desert in Helmand, Afghanistan.

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    The sweet smell of victory

    A pig smells the 2010 Mud Trophy of the Awake Animal Foundation at the De Jofrahoeve pig farm in Esch, Netherlands. The farm received the trophy for the best quagmire.

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    Seeking shelter

    A one-horned rhinoceros takes refuge on a highland near a high voltage electric pole inside the flooded Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in the Morigaon district of Assam state in northeast India.

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    Easy there, tiger

    A female Bengal tiger roars, protecting her three cubs that were born in captivity five days ago, at in Villa Lorena shelter in Cali, department of Valle del Cauca, Colombia.

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    High and dry

    A herd of cattle look for dry ground through the floodwater in Wangaratta, Australia.

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    Owl's well

    A 2-week-old Malay fish owl feeds on a baby mouse at the Jurong Bird Park in Singapore.

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    Put a ring on it

    Ring-tailed lemurs sit outside their cages in the sun at the zoo in Duisburg, Germany.

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    Taking a nosedive

    A Humboldt penguin dives in the pool of its new enclosure at the Tierpark Sababurg in Hofgeismar, central Germany.

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    Leaps and bounds

    Chinese workers draw a huge fishing net as fish leap inside on the Qiandao Lake in China's Zhejiang province.

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    Hide and seek

    Magdalena Lohfeyer sits with an alpaca in a meadow of the Alpaca Land farm in Goeming, Austria.

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