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Pets & Animals

Animal Tracks: July 11 - 18

Find a hungry great white shark, a curious baby cow, a traveling turtle, a bubbly beluga and more eye candy for animal lovers.

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It's shark week somewhere

A great white shark breaches while hunting its favorite food, the Cape fur seal.

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Earning her stripes

Wendy, the mother zebra of a newborn male, looks on at the Rome Zoo.

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Fashion pet peeve

A fashionable dog follows her owner on a street in Wenling, Zhejiang province of China.

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Chick magnet

A South Korean specialist in distinguishing the sex of chicks separates males and females at a farm in Willgotheim in Eastern France.

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How now, brown cow?

A 2-month-old guernsey cow peeks out of the barn at Round Hill Park in Pennsylvania.

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Under the sea?

Girls are sillouetted as they watch a high definition movie shown at the Ginza Sony building in central Tokyo.

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Lillian, a 6-month-old koala, is cradled between the front and back legs of her mother, Erna, at the zoo in Sydney.

Lorinda Taylor / TARONGA ZOO
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A bee lands on an exotic flower at the palace garden of Schloss Pillnitz castle in Pillnitz near Dresden, in eastern Germany.

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Spidey senses

People gather round a zebra tarantula spider on display at the Hong Kong International Reptile Expo.

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A fair shake

Vitus, an 18-year-old male polar bear, shakes off water inside his enclosure at the zoo in Budapest.

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Surf's up

Dolphins surf along a wave during day three of the Association of Surfing Professionals World Tour event in Jeffreys Bay, South Africa.

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Make way for duckling

A duckling makes its way through water lenses at the zoo in Berlin.

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Bubbly beluga

A beluga, or white whale, exhales ring-shaped bubbles from its blowhole during its daily show at the Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise aquarium in suburban Tokyo.

Toru Yamanaka / AFP
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Duck and cover

Myanmar farmers drive a flock of ducks along a creek to a wetland in Bago, Myanmar.

Khin Maung Win / AP
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That's deep

A deep-sea anglerfish swims as scientists from the Queensland Brain Institute, using high-tech cameras, photographed sea creatures at a depth of over 1,000 meters at the Osprey Reef in the Coral Sea off the northeastern coast of Australia.

Justin Marshall / Queensland Brain Institute
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Waving hello

A raccoon walks through his enclosure at the animal park in Springe near Hanover, western Germany.

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Shear genius

Two female shepherds catch an alpaca before shearing it near the Andean district of Larakeri in Peru.

Enrique Castro-mendivil / X02266
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Island living

A turtle travels on Easter Island.

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Caring cat

Tita, a cat belonging to Ruben Gaviria, nurses a squirrel as her kitten plays with it at Gaviria's house in Envigado near Medellin in Colombia.

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All fur one, one fur all

Two South African fur seals swim in a pool in their enclosure at a zoo in Frankfurt, Germany.

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Pooped pooch

A dog, Mochi, naps after being prepped for the "Patterns for Paws" charity dog fashion show, benefiting The Amanda Foundation, at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood.

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