A black rhino is transported by helicopter in South Africa. This was all part of a relocation plan for black rhinos, meant to move the endangered species to less populated areas so that they have a better shot at survival.
Two-year-old chimpanzee “Do Do” feeds milk to “Aorn”, a 60-day-old tiger cub.
A 7-year-old female elephant named Laxmi reaches with her trunk to touch her 13-month old daughter in India.
“Taken in June this year during a game drive at Nakuru National Park in Kenya. Rounding a bend on the track I came upon not one but seven of these magnificent young lions draped across the branches of an acacia tree. Some are dozing and some are looking disdainfully at me. I was transfixed by these superb, regal creatures. What a privilege for me to have witnessed this amazing moment.”
From the photographer Mrs. Wai Chun
Zukhro, an employee of a Russian city zoo, walks with Vadik, an 18-month-old male lion.
A dog named “Leao” sits for a second consecutive day next to the grave of her owner, Cristina Maria Cesario Santana, who died in catastrophic landslides in Brazil.
12 giant panda cubs lie in a crib at the Chengdu Research Base in China.
(Reuters / China Daily)
A little girl saves a baby lamb from a farm near the village of Kirkjubaejarklaustur in Iceland. People living next to the glacier where the Grimsvotn volcano burst into life were most affected. Ash shut out daylight and smothered buildings and vehicles.