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Animal Tracks: Jan. 1 - 8

From a snowy owl spotting in Fla. to a white fox posing in China, check out this week's round-up of the cutest animals around the globe.

A dog dressed in a fur stands before the traditional Three Kings Procession on Jan. 5 in Prague, Czech Republic.

Matej Divizna / Getty Images Europe

Asian elephants lift their trunks during ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's annual inventory check in Bedfordshire, England on Jan. 7.

Carl Court / AFP

A ring-tailed lemur looks around during ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's annual inventory check in Bedfordshire, England on Jan. 7.

Carl Court / AFP

A sea lion waits to be fed by a zookeeper during ZSL Whipsnade Zoo's annual inventory check in Bedfordshire, England on Jan. 7.

Carl Court / AFP

A bee sits on a blossom in Cologne, Germany, on Jan. 7.

Henning Kaiser / dpa

Amber Brown walks her dog, Fozzie, around Lake Harriet in south Minneapolis on Jan. 6.

Eric Miller / X00191

A woman poses with a white fox during the Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival in Harbin, China, on Jan. 5.

Kim Kyung-hoon / X01368

Yuan Zai , the first Taiwan-born baby panda, climbs at the Taipei Zoo on Jan. 6.

Mandy Cheng / AFP

A polar bear at Brookfield Zoo in Brookfield, Ill. strolls in the snow on Jan. 5.

Jim Schulz / Chicago Zoological Society

Ron, a bison at Brookfield Zoo in Brookfield, Ill., rests in the snow on Jan. 5.

Jim Schulz / Chicago Zoological Society

Lena Voerster grooms her Persian cat, named Little Red Corvette, at the Houston Cat Club's 61st Annual Charity Cat Show in Houston, Texas on Jan. 4.

Johnny Hanson / Houston Chronicle

A bald eagle soars through Lucas Oil Stadium during the national anthem before an NFL wild-card playoff football game between the Indianapolis Colts and the Kansas City Chiefs in Indianapolis on Jan. 4.

Michael Conroy / AP

A baby elephant, not yet named, walks next to his mother, named Manari, at the zoo in Hanover, central Germany, on Jan. 3.

Christoph Schmidt / DPA

Backdropped by the Cadiz Bay, a cat stretches in front of the Atlantic ocean in Cadiz, Spain. on Jan. 3.

Emilio Morenatti / AP

A new baby male giraffe born on New Year's Day at the Birmingham Zoo makes his debut on Jan. 3. The baby was born to Willow, his 5-year-old mother and Jalil, his 7-year-old father.

Joe Songer / The Birmingham News

A rare 9-month-old albino kangaroo hops around at the zoo in Duisburg, Germany, on Jan. 2.

Roland Weihrauch / DPA

A snowy owl sits on a dune at Little Talbot Island State Park on Jan. 2 in Jacksonville, Fla. This is only the third confirmed report of a snowy owl spotted in Florida.

Will Dickey / Florida Times-Union

A butterfly sits on a leaf during an animal inventory at the Biosphere Potsdam, a tropical plants and animal park, in Potsdam, Germany, on Jan 2.

Ralf Hirschberger / DPA

Keeper Ben Baker looks at a Bell's anglehead lizard as it sits on the end of his pencil during the annual inventory at Chester Zoo in England on Jan. 2.

Phil Noble / X01988

Kumbuka, a western lowland gorilla, looks at a sign during ZSL London Zoo's annual inventory of animals on Jan. 2.

Oli Scarff / Getty Images Europe

Pelicans are counted during ZSL London Zoo's annual inventory of animals on Jan. 2.

Oli Scarff / Getty Images Europe

A meerkat peers out from beneath a rock during ZSL London Zoo's annual inventory of animals on Jan. 2.

Andy Rain / EPA

Humboldt penguins swim in a pool during ZSL London Zoo's annual inventory of animals on Jan. 2.

Leon Neal / AFP

A keeper holds a hissing cockroach during ZSL London Zoo's annual inventory of animals on Jan. 2.

Carl Court / AFP

A barrel jellyfish floats in a blue-lit aquarium at the zoo in Duisburg, Germany, on Jan. 2.

Roland Weihrauch / DPA

Six-year old Lina Ismer, daughter of the Tierpark Stroehen animal park director, holds baby kangaroo "Karl Friedelich" in a woolen cap on Jan. 2 in Strohen, Germany. Since the little kangaroo's mother died, Friedelich has been raised by the animal park director's family.

Ingo Wagner / DPA