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In this photo, a tiger rests on a bed inside a house on the outskirts of the flooded Kaziranga Wildlife Sanctuary, in Assam.

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A one-horned Rhinoceros walks followed by a calf in the flooded Pobitora wildlife sanctuary, east of Guwahati.

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Forest officers stand guard as a one-horned rhinoceros takes shelter on higher ground in the flooded Pobitora wildlife sanctuary, east of Guwahati.

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Asiatic wild buffalos stand in floodwaters in Pobitora wildlife sanctuary, east of Guwahati. The sanctuary has the highest density of the one-horned Rhinoceros in the world.

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A deer at an elevated area following floods due to incessant monsoon rainfall in Kaziranga National Park.

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Elephants cross a road in an attempt to move to a higher ground in the flooded Kaziranga National Park, Assam.

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Buffaloes attempt to move to a higher ground in the flooded Kaziranga National Park, Assam.

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One-horned rhinoceros seen at an elevated area following floods due to incessant monsoon rainfall in Kaziranga National Park.

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One-horned rhinoceros and other wildlife seen at an elevated area following floods due to incessant monsoon rainfall in Kaziranga National Park.

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One-horned rhinoceros seen moving to an elevated area following floods due to incessant monsoon rainfall in Kaziranga National Park.

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One-horned rhinoceros seen at an elevated area following floods due to incessant monsoon rainfall in Kaziranga National Park.

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An Andean bear tries to get food out of a frozen treat left by zookeepers at the Phoenix Zoo, in Phoenix.

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A Squirrel Monkey tries to get food out of a frozen treat hung for him by zookeepers at the Phoenix Zoo in Phoenix. The Phoenix Zoo use spraying, frozen treats and shaded area's to keep their animals cool.

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Rhinos stuck in flood waters at Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Assam

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Environmentalist Sunil Kanojia holds a Olive ridley sea turtle, rescued from the Arabian sea, at a beach in Juhu, Mumbai.

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A pair of mountain goats, including a billy, top, and a nanny, hang in slings as they are airlifted by helicopter to Hurricane Ridge in the Olympic National Park, near Port Angeles, Washington. For the second straight summer, mountain goats are flying in Olympic National Park. Officials this week began rounding up the sure-footed but nonnative mammals from remote, rugged parts of the park so they can be relocated into the Cascade Mountains, where they do belong.

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A woman feeds langurs, in Ajmer, Rajasthan.

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A polar bear enjoys an ice cream, prepared from fish, fruits and vegetables, on a hot and sunny day at the Prague Zoo, Czech Republic.

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An animal keeper puts suntan lotion on a lowland tapir during the hot summer weather in an animal park in Hodenhagen, Germany. Germany faces a heatwave with high temperatures and UV radiation.

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An elephant refreshes itself in a pool in its enclosure in the Opel zoo in Kronberg near Frankfurt, Germany.

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A red coati looks as a zookeeper hangs fruit icicles on a hot day, in Rome's zoo.

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A brown bear places its paws on a giant fruit icicle on a hot day, in Rome's zoo.

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Polar bear Nanook jumps into the water at the zoo in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.

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An orang-utan fills his cups with water at the zoo Schoenbrunn in Vienna, Austria. Europe is facing a heatwave with temperatures up to 40 degrees.

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A lemur with a baby on its back sucks on a fruit icicle on a hot day, in Rome's zoo.

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Lemurs suck on a fruit icicle on a hot day, in Rome's zoo.

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A Siberian white tiger is pictured at Rome's zoo. Zookeepers at the Bioparco often give animals ice blocks with either fruit or meat inside on hot summer days.

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A zookeeper sprinkles water on an elephant on a hot summer afternoon, at a zoo in Guwahati.

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Western lowland gorillas enjoy an an ice block with fruits for the gorillas to cool down during a hot weather day at the Zoo in Prague, Czech Republic.

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Giraffes rest inside their enclosure on a hot day at Alipore Zoological Garden, in Kolkata.

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Elephants take a dip in a pond on a hot day at Alipore Zoological Garden, in Kolkata.

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A baby wild elephant crosses the wetland, with the help of rescuers, before returning to the forest at Deepor Beel wildlife sanctuary in Guwahati.

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Personnel from forest department with local people try to push a wild elephant calf out of a wetland where it was stuck, in Guwahati for it to return to the forest.

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A red panda (Ailurus fulgens) walking on a tree in Darjeeling Zoological Park, West Bengal

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A wild elephant from the Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary strays at a road in Guwahati.

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Forest officials capture a wil elephant who had strayed in search of food at Amchang wildlife Sanctuary, in Guwahati.

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An elephant quenches its thirst from a roadside water tap on a hot summer day in Prayagraj

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The polar bear cub Hertha plays with a ball of soccer club Hertha BSC, after the announcing of her name, at the Tierpark zoo in Berlin. The Berlin soccer club is the sponsor of the bear and decide for the name of the animal, who was born Dec. 1, 2018 at the Tierpark.

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A leopard is placed in a forest department van after it was rescued from an apartment in Marol area of Mumbai.

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Thap Lan National Park rangers prepare to extract six baby elephants stuck in a muddy pond at Thap Lan National Park, Nakhon Ratchasima province, northeastern Thailand. The park rangers took five hours to dig out a path to save the six elephant calves after they were found trapped in a muddy pond.

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National Aquarium staff members Stehle Harris, left, Scott Perich, second from left, Nicole Guyton and Ellen Dickinson, right, carry loggerhead turtles to the waters of the Atlantic Ocean during a release of 36 turtles in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. The turtles became trapped by cooling waters in New England and were rehabilitated before being returned to the warmer waters of Florida.

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Veterinarians and volunteers of Sumatra Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP) tend to a female orangutan they named 'Hope' during a surgery for infections in some parts of the body and to fix broken bones, at SOCP facility in Sibolangit, North Sumatra, Indonesia. A veterinarian says the endangered orangutan that had a young baby has gone blind after being shot at least 74 times, including six in the eyes, with air gun. The baby orangutan died from malnutrition last Friday as rescuers rushed the two to the facility.

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England's women's cricket team players and officials visit Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, in Morigaon District of Assam.

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A group of deer seen after a forest fire at Bandipur Tiger Reserve, in Bandipur.

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This photo released by the Galapagos National Park shows a Chelonoidis phantasticus tortoise at the Galapagos National Park in Santa Cruz Island, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. Park rangers and the Galapagos Conservancy found the tortoise, a species that was thought to have become extinct one hundred years ago.

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Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) and police officials rescue an adult leopard that strayed into the Korum Mall near the Cadbury Junction, in Thane.

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A polar bear swims by a young child during the Detroit Zoo's Valentine's themed Heart Fest in Royal Oak, Michigan.

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Herds of wild horses rest near the top of the Mount Cincar, 150km southwest of Livno, Bosnia. The wild herd lives at around 2000m above sea level in this mostly uninhabited remote Bosnian mountain area, with seven groups roaming freely over the snow covered hilltops of mount Cincar, looking for food in extreme weather conditions.

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This handout picture released by Customs Chennai International Airport- A leopard cub after it was seized from checked baggage of a passenger travelling from Bangkok, at Chennai International airport. A month-old leopard cub, weighing just over one kilogram (2.4 pounds), was found in a plastic basket hidden inside a bag after the passenger arrived on a Thai Airlines flight to Chennai airport.

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Elephant seals and their pups occupy Drakes Beach in Point Reyes National Seashore, California. Tourists unable to visit a popular beach in Northern California that was taken over by a colony of nursing elephant seals during the government shutdown will be able to get an up-close view of the creatures, officials said. Rangers and volunteer docents will lead small groups of visitors starting Saturday to the edge of a parking lot so they can safely see the elephant seals and their newborn pups, said park spokesman John Dell'Osso.

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A leopard attacks a man as others run for safety in a residential area in Jalandhar.

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A leopard attacks a man after straying into a residential area in Jalandhar. It was at least 4 hours before forest officials could trap and sedate the wild animal, according to news reports.

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A tiger walks in the snowfall at the zoo in Gelsenkirchen, Germany. Cold winter weather has captured ever lower regions in Germany.

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Cattle are covered by mining debris after a mine collapsed near Brumadinho, Brazil.

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A baby pudu named Haechan, right, roams inside his enclosure at the Los Angeles Zoo. Fans of a Korean pop star have raised more than $2,000 to name the baby deer at the Los Angeles Zoo after their favorite doe-eyed singer. The pudu made its media debut at the zoo though he has previously been on public display after he was born Dec. 19.

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Carcass of an olive ridley turtle that was washed ashore along the coast of Bay of Bengal, in Chennai. The dead turtle was among many that were washed ashore, sending shockwaves among the marine conservationists.

PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar

A female panda (unnamed) born in a Malaysian zoo last year looks at her ice birthday cake on her first birthday at the National Zoo in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She is the second offspring of giant pandas Liang Liang and Xing Xing, both on a 10-year loan to Malaysia since 2014.

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A keeper putting food inside the elephant's enclosure.

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

Asha and Suzy. They stay in the same enclosure.

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

Gajraj, at the hospital. The enclosure is used to keep the elephants stationery while treatment.

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

Gajraj at the ­entrance of the ­elephant hospital

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

Turmeric is ­applied on Gajraj’s hindquarter wounds

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

The vet checks Gajraj’s foot for ­injuries

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

Light Behind Asha (50) trails Suzy, 70 and blind. Suzy depends on Asha for support and guidance.

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

Sanjay’s foot pads are deformed after having suffered years of abuse in captivity

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

20-year-old Laxmi being treated by the vet at the elephant hospital in Mathura

Photograph by Suresh K. Pandey

A stag bellows on a cold morning in Bushy Park, south west London as temperatures across parts of Britain dropped below freezing overnight.

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A zookeeper poses for the media with two Bactrian camels during a photocall to publicise the annual stock-take at London Zoo in London.

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A leopard falls into a well at Kalvde village in Karad.

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U.S. Open Champion Naomi Osaka of Japan reacts, holding a 274 cm (9ft) long olive python at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary in Brisbane. Osaka is in Brisbane to play in the Brisbane International tennis tournament which starts on Sunday.

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Let us tell you of an oil spill. Look at these tree-climbing goats feeding on an Argania Spinosa, the Argan tree, in southwestern Morocco. By doing so, they are doing us a service. They eat the fruit and spit out the seeds, the source of Argan oil.

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A female Giraffe licks its calf at their enclosure at Alipore Zoological Garden, in Kolkata, Friday, June 29, 2018.

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Kumbuka, a critically endangered Western Lowland Gorilla, finds brussel sprouts in a giant advent calendar placed in his enclosure at London Zoo.

AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth

Bactrian camels eat hay from a Christmas stocking placed in their enclosure at London Zoo.

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Zoo owner Manny Tangco holds the hand of an orangutan named'Pacquiao' while wearing Santa Claus hats as part of their Christmas presentation at the Malabon Zoo in Manila, Philippines.

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Zoo owner Manny Tangco prepares to feed Philippine deer as part of their Christmas presentation at the Malabon Zoo in Manila, Philippines. Filipinos prepare to celebrate Christmas day, one of the most important holidays in this predominantly Roman Catholic nation.

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Bhanu, a male Asiatic lion, scent marks a giant ball scented with classic yuletide spices - cinnamon and nutmeg in his enclosure at London Zoo.

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Alba, an albino orangutan, is released by a conservationist of the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation inside Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park in Central Kalimantan, Indonesia. The world’s only known albino orangutan climbed trees, foraged for food and began building a nest after being released into a remote Borneo jungle more than a year after conservation officials found her starving and dehydrated in an Indonesian village.

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Motorcycles of the commuters seen lying near a leopard which attacked several people in a village in Jayashankar Bhupalpally district of Telangana.

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A female tiger rests with newborn cubs at a zoo, in Indore.

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Six-month-old Amur tiger cub Makari plays with a Christmas stocking during a media photo call at Whipsnade Zoo in Dunstable, England.

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A squirrel monkey finds nuts hidden in Christmas stockings during a media photo call at Whipsnade Zoo in Dunstable, England.

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Delhi Zoo Director Renu Singh with school children cut a cake to celebrate the 59th birthday of Chimpanzee Rita, in New Delhi.

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A fox runs past 10 Downing Street, in London.

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Polar bear Nanook plays with a ball as she celebrates her first birthday in the zoo in Gelsenkirchen, western Germany.

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Forest officals rescue a leopard cub from a district courts complex at Chakkar, in Shimla.

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A leopard cub hides under a car near district courts complex at Chakkar, in Shimla. The residents of Shimla were gripped by panic after a leopard cub was sighted near district courts complex at Chakkar. The animal was later rescued by forest officials.

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An elephant herd of Dalma sanctuary of Jharkhand being driven out from Gopalpur forest of Nilgiri forest range in Balasore district under 'Operation Gajanan 2'.

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A tiger in the Sariska Reserve

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Muslim women feed a troop of langurs, in Pushkar.

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A deer walks past a destroyed home on Orrin Lane after the wildfire burned through Paradise, California. Not much is left in Paradise after a ferocious wildfire roared through the Northern California town as residents fled and entire neighborhoods are leveled.

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Cheetah mother Isantya looks at its three little babys at their enclosure at the zoo in Muenster, Germany. The zoo in Muenster is well known for the successful cheetah breed, about 50 of the endangered animals were born in the zoo since the seventies.

AP Photo/Martin Meissner

Fallow deer graze in their enclosure in Kronberg near Frankfurt, Germany, with the Frankfurt city in background.

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A rescued disabled dog eyes the camera equipped with a wheelchair, at the shelter Rescaes, the Spanish acronym for Rescued With Special Needs, in Itapuami, Paraguay. Veterinarian Raul Tuma says that pets without mobility "deserve to have the cart with wheels because they can not live without being able to walk."

AP Photo/Jorge Saenz

Britain's Prince Harry and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex meet Ruby a mother Koala who gave birth to koala joey Meghan, named after Her Royal Highness, with a second joey named Harry after His Royal Highness during a visit to Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia. Prince Harry and his wife Meghan are on a 16-day tour of Australia and the South Pacific.

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U.S. first lady Melania Trump steps backwards after being nudged by a baby elephant she petted, at the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust elephant orphanage in Nairobi, Kenya. Trump took part in a baby elephant feeding as she visited a national park in Kenya to highlight conservation efforts.

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Smokes and flames billow from burning elephant ivory during a destruction ceremony of confiscated elephant ivory and wildlife parts in Naypyitaw, Myanmar.

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Elephant ivory is displayed during a destruction ceremony of confiscated elephant ivory and wildlife parts in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. Myanmar destroyed confiscated elephant ivories and various of other wildlife parts in the capital Naypyitaw for public awareness of law enforcement on illegal trade of wild fauna and flora, and their derivatives and promoting international cooperation by delivering Myanmar's great suppression on illegal wildlife crimes.

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A crocodile has trapped himself inside a rubber tire and other debris left along a river's edge by a massive earthquake and tsunami that hit Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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In this photo provided by the Wildlife Center of Virginia shows a two-headed Eastern Copperhead snake at the center in Waynesboro, Virginia. The center says the snake was found in a northern Virginia neighborhood.

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