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Photo of the Day : Animals

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Photo: Fox mother and pup touching

Red Foxes, Delaware

Photo of the Day, February 14, 2010

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A mother red fox and one of her pups touch noses ...

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Photo: Lowland gorillas napping

Lowland Gorillas, Bronx Zoo

Photo of the Day, February 13, 2010

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This photo of two lowland gorillas was taken at the Bronx ...

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Photo: Zebras huddling

Zebras, Kenya

Photo of the Day, February 12, 2010

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Zebras huddling together

 

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Photo: Close view of lions licking each other

Lion Brothers

Photo of the Day, February 11, 2010

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The Wildlife Heritage Foundation in Headcorn, Kent, England, is home to ...

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Photo: Colorful king penguins

King Penguins, Falkland Islands

Photo of the Day, February 10, 2010

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These king penguins were part of a breeding colony photographed in ...

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Photo: Hippopotamuses in water

Hippopotamuses

Photo of the Day, February 9, 2010

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Hippopotamuses in water

 

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Photo: Moose in a shallow river

Moose, Snake River

Photo of the Day, February 8, 2010

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Two moose finish their last meal of the day as the ...

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Photo: Eagles in flight

Eagles in Flight

Photo of the Day, February 7, 2010

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I was watching a few eagles fishing in the Boise River ...

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Photo: Damselfly

Damselfly

Photo of the Day, February 6, 2010

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No bigger than a tiny blade of grass, a curious damselfly ...

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Photo: Reflection of a flamingo’s foot

Flamingo Reflection

Photo of the Day, February 5, 2010

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I took this shot of a silhouetted flamingo's reflection at ...

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Photo: Leopard seal swimming underwater

Leopard Seal

Photo of the Day, February 4, 2010

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Sinuous for its size—up to 12 feet (3.7 meters ...

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Photo: Bird eating berries

Cedar Waxwing

Photo of the Day, February 3, 2010

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A cedar waxwing fills up on berries.

 

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Photo: Orangutan swinging in a tree

Orangutan, Borneo

Photo of the Day, February 2, 2010

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A young orangutan swings from tree to tree in Tanjung Puting ...

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Photo: Elephant seal in sand

Elephant Seal, South Georgia Island

Photo of the Day, February 1, 2010

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A southern elephant seal bull keeps cool under a flipperful of ...

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Photo: White cow

Shetland Isles Cow

Photo of the Day, January 28, 2010

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This shot was taken at Voe Agricultural Show, Shetland Isles. A ...

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Photo: Saltwater crocodile lunging out of water

Saltwater Crocodile

Photo of the Day, January 22, 2010

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A saltwater crocodile lunges for the camera. This photo was taken ...

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Photo: Black sheep among white sheep

Black Sheep

Photo of the Day, January 21, 2010

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I left the highway to make a photo of the sunset ...

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Photo: Close view of a horse’s eye

Horse’s Eye

Photo of the Day, January 14, 2010

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What do you think he's thinking?

 

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Photo: Manatee and fish

Manatee and Fish

Photo of the Day, January 11, 2010

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A manatee photographed in Florida

 

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Photo: Three polar bears playing

Polar Bears Playing

Photo of the Day, January 7, 2010

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This interested third party was observing the "interactions" of two polar ...

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Photo: Peacock with bright feathers

Peacock, New Zealand

Photo of the Day, January 4, 2010

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A very cranky peacock from Kawau Island, New Zealand.

 

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Photo: Close-up of a gecko’s eye

Smith's Green-Eyed Gecko

Photo of the Day, December 31, 2009

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Staying in Asia for many years has given ...

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Photo: African elephant against misty backdrop

African Elephant, Ngorongoro Crater

Photo of the Day, December 27, 2009

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An African elephant crosses the lush green of ...

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Photo: Pig and piglet, Africa

Pig and Piglet, Africa

Photo of the Day, December 26, 2009

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The piglet is one day old and crippled ...

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Photo: Close-up of a tiger cub’s face

Tiger Cub Close-Up

Photo of the Day, December 24, 2009

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I was taking close-ups of one of the ...

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Photo: Northern spotted owl

Northern Spotted Owl

Photo of the Day, December 23, 2009

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A tagged northern spotted owl swoops toward a ...

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Photo: Penguins swimming underwater

Penguins Under Water, Antarctica

Photo of the Day, December 21, 2009

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Penguins surface near an air hole in Antarctica ...

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Photo: Dog yawning

Yawning Dog

Photo of the Day, December 17, 2009

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Sometimes you just snap a photo at exactly ...

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Photo: Octopus against a dark background

Octopus, Hawaii

Photo of the Day, December 16, 2009

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An octopus I came across on a dive ...

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Photo: Frog with a small light glowing inside it

Cuban Tree Frog, Florida

Photo of the Day, December 9, 2009

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This is a Cuban tree frog on a ...

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Photo: Koi feeding, Texas

Koi Feeding, Texas

Photo of the Day, December 8, 2009

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Blue sky reflects off the surface waves created ...

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Photo: Bee-eater in flight

Bee-Eater in Flight

Photo of the Day, December 6, 2009

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A brilliant blur as it plucks a butterfly ...

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Photo: Mahout bathing an elephant

Mahout Bathing an Elephant

Photo of the Day, December 1, 2009

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Watching a mahout lovingly bathe his elephant, I ...

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American Bullfrog in Green Grass

Photo of the Day, November 29, 2009

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American bullfrog looking up


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Photo: Blue-eyed dog

Blue-Eyed Dog

Photo of the Day, November 27, 2009

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This is Keeco the Husky pup with his beautiful bright blue ...

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Leopard in Tall Grass, Namibia

Photo of the Day, November 13, 2009

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Out on our early morning drive in the Ongrava Reserve near ...

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