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It's that time of year! More baby zoo animals, in photos

Babies are being born all around the animal kingdom, including your local zoo. Here are a few snapshots of the cuddliest caged cuties around the world.

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Asian Elephant Nayan, and babies Hari and Bala Hi-Way take a dip to cool down from the hot weather at Chester Zoo England, Tuesday July 9, 2013.

Peter Byrne/AP

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Here, zoo kepers present eleven of twelve ferret babies at Eekholt Zoo in Grossenaspe, Germany, Wednesday July 10, 2013.

Markus Scholz/AP

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The ferret babies were born May 25, 2013.

Markus Scholz/AP

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An endangered Southern Pudu, the world's smallest deer species, is seen at The Wildlife Conservation Society's Queens Zoo in New York July 9, 2013. The doe, which is native to Chile and Argentina, could weigh as much as 20 pounds as an adult.

Julie Larsen Maher/AP

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She weighed 1 pound at birth.


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A five-day-old South American sea lion cub at Tiergarten Schoenbrunn Zoo in Vienna, July 11, 2013.


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Her name is Alida.


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Her mom’s name is Kelo.


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She’s five days old.


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Sink or swim, kiddo.


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