The Louisville Zoo's female baby pygmy hippo has heard her name for the first time -- Isoke (ee SO keh), which is African for satisfying gift. There are only 50 pygmy hippos in 22 locations in North America and births are rare.
It doesn’t get more adorable than a baby orangutan clinging to his mother or a polar bear mom licking her cub. Welcome to the Mother’s Day version of this all always-enjoyable mix of fantastic animal images.
Rehabilitated harbor seals float in the waters of the Howe Sound after being released back into the wild by the Vancouver Aquarium's Marine Mammal Rescue Centre in Porteau Cove, B. The center released 14 seals back into the wild north of Vancouver.