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    Panda party and more in this week's best animal pictures

  • Panda party

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    Le Bao the panda plays with his ice cake during a birthday event for a pair of giant pandas at South Korea's Everland Amusement and Animal Park in Yongin on July 10th.

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  • Mountain lion kittens

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    Two newly discovered mountain lion kittens, one of two separate litters found in the eastern Santa Susana Mountains near Los Angeles, California, U.S., are shown in their den.

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  • Duckling testing the waters

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    A duckling explores the shore of the Wannsee lake in Berlin on July 6th.

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  • Hungry giraffe

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    A giraffe stretches to reach fresh leaves on July 9th at the zoo in Berlin.

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  • Giraffes in Kenya

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    Giraffes browse at the Ol-Pejeta conservancy in Laikipia county, approximately 200 kilometres north of the Kenyan capital, Nairobi on July 8th.

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  • Elephant carrying leaves

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    An elephant holds some leaves in his trunk on July 6th the Tierpark Hagenbeck zoo in Hamburg, Germany.

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