Gazing gorilla and more in this week's best animal pictures
Baby gorilla staring at its mother
A mother gorilla and its cub are pictured at the Beauval Zoo in Saint-Aignan, near Tours, on June 23rd.
Twin giant panda cubs are seen in Chengdu
Twin giant panda cubs are seen in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China, on June 21st. According to local media, a giant panda named Ya Li gave birth to the twins on June 20, 2016, which are the first giant panda twins of 2016 anywhere in the world.
4-day-old zebra with its mother
A 4-day-old Grevy's zebra stands with her mother Adia in their habitat at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago on June 22nd. Lincoln Park Zoo is part of a nationwide conservation effort to save the animals.
Edit White tiger shaking it off
A white tiger shakes off water while swimming at the Beauval Zoo in Saint-Aignan, near Tours, on June 23rd.
Swans take off
Swans take off from a lake near the village of Novosyolki, Belarus, on June 25th.
Sweepee Rambo crowned this year's world's ugliest dog
Sweepee Rambo, a Chinese Crested, is held up by owner Jason Wurtz during the World's Ugliest Dog Competition in Petaluma, California, on June 24th. Sweepee Rambo went on to take first prize in the competition.