A Canadian goose and gosling relax near a pond in Roseburg, Ore.
Lolo, a black Jaguar, plays with her newborn spotted cub inside their cage at the zoo in Yaduda, Jordan.
Three kittens relax, along with their mother, on a step stool under a house porch in Harlingen, Texas.
A bonobo cuddles her mother, Kuni, at the Jacksonville Zoo, in Jacksonville, Florida, as mother and daughter are shown to the public for the first time.
A 4-day old elephant calf stands beside his first-time mother, Karishma, at Whipsnade Zoo near Dunstable, central England.
A newborn manatee swims with the help of its mother, Eva, hours after being born at the Singapore Zoo.
Mello, a 1-month-old lion cub, lays his head on the paw of his mother, Veni, at Prigen Safari Park in Pasuruan, East Java, Indonesia.
A red-necked wallaby mother sits with her baby in her pouch, as she discovers her new enclosure at the zoo in Hanover, Germany.
Three-year-old Galia suckles her first litter of six puppies at the Barry Foundation, a center for breeding kennels for St. Bernards in Martigny, Western Switzeland.
A 6-day-old sheep nuzzles its mother, Mana, at the Saitama Children's Zoo in Higashimatsuyama, near Tokyo, Japan.
A monkey along with its baby walks atop a gate in the ruins of the Feroz Shah Kotla mosque in New Delhi.
A baby giraffe is seen with its mother in the zoo of Hanover, northern Germany.
A brown bear mother and one of her newly born off-spring enjoy the sunshine in the Attica Zoological Park on the outskirts of Athens, Greece.
A sow and her piglets walk in the snow on a pig farm in Thame, near Oxford, southern England.
An adult Chilean pink flamingo looks over her 2-week-old chick at the Bronx Zoo in New York. Deceptively white now, it will take two years for this chick to develop its pink feathers.
A newborn zebra stands with its mother, Yoko, at a zoo in Lima, Peru.
Kanna, a female Bengal tiger, sits with her cubs at a private house in Jakarta, Indonesia. Indonesia discovered five tigers that have been raised by a man at his home for about 25 years, an official said.
Orangutan mother Daisy kisses her baby, Dodi, at the zoo in Dresden, eastern Germany, where Dodi was born in November.
Geraldine, a baby rhinoceros, runs beside her mother, Claudia, at the Serengeti Safari Park in the northern German village of Hodenhagen.