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A chocolate cichlid (Hypselecara temporalis) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA.

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A chocolate cichlid (Hypselecara temporalis) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA.

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A smooth lumpfish (Cyclopteropsis jordani) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA.

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A smooth lumpfish (Cyclopteropsis jordani) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA.

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A smooth lumpfish (Cyclopteropsis jordani) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA.

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Gigi, a two-week-old Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA. She is being hand-raised for the first couple months because her mom wouldn’t nurse her. Gigi will be re-integrated into the rest of the troop by the time she’s four-months-old.

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Gigi, a two-week-old Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA. She is being hand-raised for the first couple months because her mom wouldn’t nurse her. Gigi will be re-integrated into the rest of the troop by the time she’s four-months-old.

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Gigi, a two-week-old Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA. She is being hand-raised for the first couple months because her mom wouldn’t nurse her. Gigi will be re-integrated into the rest of the troop by the time she’s four-months-old.

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Gigi, a two-week-old Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA. She is being hand-raised for the first couple months because her mom wouldn’t nurse her. Gigi will be re-integrated into the rest of the troop by the time she’s four-months-old.

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Gigi, a two-week-old Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA. She is being hand-raised for the first couple months because her mom wouldn’t nurse her. Gigi will be re-integrated into the rest of the troop by the time she’s four-months-old.

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Gigi, a two-week-old Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA. She is being hand-raised for the first couple months because her mom wouldn’t nurse her. Gigi will be re-integrated into the rest of the troop by the time she’s four-months-old.

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Gigi, a two-week-old Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA. She is being hand-raised for the first couple months because her mom wouldn’t nurse her. Gigi will be re-integrated into the rest of the troop by the time she’s four-months-old.

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Gigi, a two-week-old Japanese macaque (Macaca fuscata) at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, IA. She is being hand-raised for the first couple months because her mom wouldn’t nurse her. Gigi will be re-integrated into the rest of the troop by the time she’s four-months-old.

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An elegant hermit crab, Calcinus elegans, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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An elegant hermit crab, Calcinus elegans, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A pink sea star, Pisaster brevispinus, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A pink sea star, Pisaster brevispinus, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A purple sea star, Pisaster ochraceus, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A purple sea star, Pisaster ochraceus, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Pacific common seal, Phoca vitulina richardsi, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moinses, Iowa.

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A Pacific common seal, Phoca vitulina richardsi, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moinses, Iowa.

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A Taihu pig, Sus scrofa domesticus, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Taihu pig, Sus scrofa domesticus, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Central American agouti, Dasyprocta punctata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Central American agouti, Dasyprocta punctata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Central American agouti, Dasyprocta punctata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Central American agouti, Dasyprocta punctata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Central American agouti, Dasyprocta punctata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Central American agouti, Dasyprocta punctata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A Central American agouti, Dasyprocta punctata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A juvenile Japanese macaque, Macaca fuscata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A male and female Australian wood duck, Chenonetta jubata, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A male and female plumed whistling duck, Dendrocygna eytoni, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A plumed whistling duck, Dendrocygna eytoni, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A male and female plumed whistling duck, Dendrocygna eytoni, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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A male and female plumed whistling duck, Dendrocygna eytoni, at the Blank Park Zoo in Des Moines, Iowa.

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