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Malabon Zoo Animal Christmas Party

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It's Christmas time at the zoo! See all the fun in this week's best animal pictures

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Image: Lions' Christmas party at Hagenbeck's zoo in Hamburg

That's not quite how you open a present, but I don't think anyone is going to tell him otherwise.

A lion opens up Christmas presents in his enclosure in Hagenbeck's zoo in Hamburg, Germany, on Dec. 23.

FABIAN BIMMER / Reuters
Image: Lions' Christmas party at Hagenbeck's zoo in Hamburg

Oh, boy!

A lioness opens up Christmas presents in her enclosure in Hagenbeck's zoo in Hamburg, Germany, on Dec. 23.

FABIAN BIMMER / Reuters
Image: FRANCE-ANIMALS-CHRISTMAS-SQUIRREL-MONKEY-FEATURE

Who knew opening a present could be so cute?

Squirrel monkeys try to open a wrapped package filled with food as a Christmas gift at the zoo of La Fleche, France, on Dec. 23.

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Image: FRANCE-ANIMALS-CHRISTMAS-FEATURE

Can only imagine what this tiger is thinking right now.

A Sumatran tiger is seen next to a wrapped package filled with food as a Christmas gift at the zoo of La Fleche, France, on Dec. 23.

JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER / AFP - Getty Images
Image: FRANCE-ANIMALS-CHRISTMAS-FEATURE

Don't play with your food!

A picture taken on December 23, 2016 shows a Sumatran tiger trying to open a wrapped package filled with food as a Christmas gift at the zoo of La Fleche, western France, on December 23, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIERJEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images
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Image: FRANCE-ANIMALS-CHRISTMAS-FEATURE

Christmas noms!

A picture taken on December 23, 2016 shows a Sumatran tiger trying to open a wrapped package filled with food as a Christmas gift at the zoo of La Fleche, western France, on December 23, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIERJEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images
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Image: FRANCE-ANIMALS-CHRISTMAS-FEATURE

Food really can be the best gift.

A polar bear carries a package containing food as a Christmas gift at the zoo of La Fleche, France, on Dec. 23.

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Image: FRANCE-ANIMALS-CHRISTMAS-FEATURE

Feasting time!

A polar bear eats a treat as a Christmas gift at the zoo of La Fleche, western France, on December 23, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / JEAN-FRANCOIS MONIERJEAN-FRANCOIS MONIER/AFP/Getty Images
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Image: US-HOLIDAY-ZOO-OFFBEAT

"You shouldn't have!"

A chimpanzee opens a Christmas present at the "Christmas with the Chimps" event at Lion Country Safari in West Palm Beach, Florida, on Dec. 22. Lion Country Safari, America's first cageless zoo, has held the annual event for over 20 years with Santa Claus leaving presents and treats for the chimps.

RHONA WISE / AFP - Getty Images
Image: Malabon Zoo Animal Christmas Party

Happy Holidays!

Zoo owner Manny Tangco feeds a 7-month-old Bengal tiger cub during the Animal Christmas Party at the Malabon Zoo in the Philippines on Dec. 21.

MARK R. CRISTINO / EPA
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