An elephant showers a leopard with water to protect the herd. The leopard had been stalking the herd of around 15 elephants when one decided to frighten it off. The picture was taken by Mark Muller in Etosha National Park of Namibia at the Kalkeuwel waterhole.  Picture: MARK VINCENT MULLER / CATERS NEWS

An elephant showers a leopard with water to protect the herd. The leopard had been stalking the herd of around 15 elephants when one decided to frighten it off. The picture was taken by Mark Muller in Etosha National Park of Namibia at the Kalkeuwel waterhole.  Picture: MARK VINCENT MULLER / CATERS NEWS

An unnamed newly born giraffe stands between it’s parents at a zoo in Buenos Aires, Argentina.  Picture: ]MARTIN ZABALA/Xinhua Press/Corbis

An unnamed newly born giraffe stands between it’s parents at a zoo in Buenos Aires, Argentina.  Picture: ]MARTIN ZABALA/Xinhua Press/Corbis

Submission by: greyloch 

Submission by: greyloch 

Submission by: strawberryphoto

Submission by: strawberryphoto

Bee productive | Photo by: Elriz

Bee productive | Photo by: Elriz

Superhero Squirrel: This fearless red squirrel was caught soaring through the air in an impressive display of aerial acrobatics, flying from tree-to-tree by photographer Andrey Chernyh in Russia.  Picture: CATERS

Superhero Squirrel: This fearless red squirrel was caught soaring through the air in an impressive display of aerial acrobatics, flying from tree-to-tree by photographer Andrey Chernyh in Russia.  Picture: CATERS

Frosty Chickadee. Photo by darthquackers

Frosty Chickadee. Photo by darthquackers

Taken by sirreen

Taken by sirreen

A panda cub is photographed as it rests in an incubator at Taipei Zoo in Taiwan.  Picture: REX FEATURES

A panda cub is photographed as it rests in an incubator at Taipei Zoo in Taiwan.  Picture: REX FEATURES

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Two white lion cubs explore their enclosure at the Ouwehands Zoo in Rhenen.  Picture: Anp Bas Czerwinski/AFP/Getty Images

Two white lion cubs explore their enclosure at the Ouwehands Zoo in Rhenen.  Picture: Anp Bas Czerwinski/AFP/Getty Images

Meet Sheldon the Playful Serval Cub at Point Defiance Zoo
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