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A black-and-white colobus yawns at the zoo in Krefeld, western Germany, Wednesday, April 4, 2012.

Animal pictures of the week: 6 April 2012

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Ya Kwanza, a silverback gorilla male, stands in its new enclosure at the Amneville zoo in eastern France. Ya Kwanza arrived with seven other gorillas from other western zoos, as part of a the European breeding of Endangered species Programme (EEP) to promote their breeding. Picture: JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN/AFP/Getty Images

Kamchatka brown bears Leonid , left, and Mascha stand in the pool of their enclosure in the Hagenbeck Zoo in Hamburg,Germany, Wednesday July 24, 2013. (AP Photo/dpa, Bodo Marks)

A gorilla male sits in the enclosure 'Gorilla's Camp' at the Amneville zoo, eastern France, on April 04, 2012. Ya Kwanza, a silverback gorilla male, also arrived with seven other gorillas from other western zoos, as part of a the European breeding of Endangered species.

Animal photos of the week: 28 February 2014

Kitty clutching baby Kate on Palas Isl., Indonesia, living in a semi-wild environment prior to thr release back into t/wild. Two baby orangutans named aftr t/Duke n Duchess of Cambridge hv been released back into t/wild. T/duo were both rehabilitated in semi-wild environments in Indonesia bfr staff @ Orangutan Protection Foundation, a charity aimed @ preserving t/endangered species. Both babies were relased alongside their mothers on t/Palas n Hampapak Isls. Picture: BOS Foundation/Barcroft

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A rough-throated leaf-tailed gecko licks its own eye at Wild Action Zoo, Victoria, Australia - That is tongue control... Picture: Bruce Magilton/Newspix / Rex Features

A little Golden Lion Tamarin sits on his father at the zoo in Duisburg, Germany, Thursday, May 3, 2012. Two tlittle lion apes were born only six weeks ago. (AP / Martin Meissner)