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Marbled newt larvae (Triturus marmoratus) at Conservation Fisheries. These animals are common in Europe, esp. France. These individuals were brought in as eggs from a North American breeder.

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A subadult male bushy-crested hornbill (Anorrhinus galeritus) at Penang Bird Park.

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A subadult male bushy-crested hornbill (Anorrhinus galeritus) at Penang Bird Park.

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A subadult male bushy-crested hornbill (Anorrhinus galeritus) at Penang Bird Park.

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A subadult male bushy-crested hornbill (Anorrhinus galeritus) at Penang Bird Park.

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A subadult female bushy-crested hornbill (Anorrhinus galeritus) at Penang Bird Park.

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A subadult female bushy-crested hornbill (Anorrhinus galeritus) at Penang Bird Park.

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A subadult female bushy-crested hornbill (Anorrhinus galeritus) at Penang Bird Park.

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A subadult female bushy-crested hornbill (Anorrhinus galeritus) at Penang Bird Park.

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Prehensile-tailed porcupine (Coendou prehensilis) juvenile named ‘Piglet’ at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm. Helping were Geralyn and Gen Anderson, the curator of birds and mammals.

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A juvenile prehensile-tailed porcupine named “Piglet” (Coendou prehensilis) at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park in St. Augustine, Florida.

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Eyton’s whistling duck (Dendrocygna eytoni), Hottentot teal (Spatula Anas hottentota) and Ringed teal (Calonetta leucophrys) from Le Parc des Oiseaux in Villars Les Dombes, France.

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A Eyton’s whistling duck (Dendrocygna eytoni), Hottentot teal (Spatula Anas hottentota) and Ringed teal (Callonetta leucophrys) from Le Parc des Oiseaux in Villars Les Dombes, France.

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A two-month-old tawny frogmouth (Podargus strigoides) from Le Parc des Oiseaux in Villars Les Dombes, France.

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A two-month-old Tawny frogmouth (Podargus strigoides) from Le Parc des Oiseaux in Villars Les Dombes, France.

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A juvenile tawny frogmouth (Podargus strigoides) from Le Parc des Oiseaux in Villars Les Dombes, France.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Francois’ langurs (Trachypithecus francoisi) at Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo. This species exhibits ‘aunting’ behavior, meaning several females will take care of the same baby. The bright orange coloration (which disappears by age six months) is thought to allow for easy tracking of the young one no matter which surrogate mom has it at any time.

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A juvenile Standing’s day gecko (Phelsuma standingi) at the Plzen Zoo.

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A juvenile Standing’s day gecko (Phelsuma standingi) at the Plzen Zoo.

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A juvenile Standing’s day gecko (Phelsuma standingi) at the Plzen Zoo.

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A juvenile featherfin cichlid (Cyathopharynx furcifer) at Pure Aquariums.

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A juvenile featherfin cichlid (Cyathopharynx furcifer) at Pure Aquariums.

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Coyote pups are projected onto the Vatican in an effort to raise awareness for the extinction crisis.

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A young American Badger (Taxidea taxus) at Nebraska Wildlife Rehab in Louisville, Nebraska.

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A young American Badger (Taxidea taxus) at Nebraska Wildlife Rehab in Louisville, Nebraska.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Francois’ langurs (Trachypithecus francoisi) at Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo. This species exhibits ‘aunting’ behavior, meaning several females will take care of the same baby. The bright orange coloration (which disappears by age six months) is thought to allow for easy tracking of the young one no matter which surrogate mom has it at any time.

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Bald eagle chicks at the Sutton Avian Research Center near Bartlesville, OK. They were hatched in captivity as part of the Bald Eagle Recovery Act.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Francois’ langurs (Trachypithecus francoisi) at the Omaha Zoo. These monkeys are good jumpers. When they’re born, they’re bright orange for the first three or four months. They’re also good at ‘aunting’, meaning various females care for other’s babies.

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A vulnerable (IUCN) and federally endangered, nine-week-old clouded leopard cub (Neofelis nebulosa) at the Columbus Zoo.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Francois langurs (Trachypithecus francoisi) at the Omaha Zoo.These monkeys are good jumpers. When they’re born, they’re bright orange for the first three or four months. They’re also good at ‘aunting’, meaning various females care for other’s babies.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Francois langurs (Trachypithecus francoisi) at the Omaha Zoo.These monkeys are good jumpers. When they’re born, they’re bright orange for the first three or four months. They’re also good at ‘aunting’, meaning various females care for other’s babies.

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Endangered (IUCN) and federally endangered Francois langurs (Trachypithecus francoisi) at the Omaha Zoo.These monkeys are good jumpers. When they’re born, they’re bright orange for the first three or four months. They’re also good at ‘aunting’, meaning various females care for other’s babies.

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A vulnerable (IUCN) and federally endangered, nine-week-old clouded leopard cub (Neofelis nebulosa) at the Columbus Zoo.

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