Animal Tracks: April 14-20

Playtime for tiger cubs and 16 more of the week's best animal photos

A badger walks in woodland under spring sunshine in Perthshire, Scotland on April 17.

Russell Cheyne / X02429

A family of ducks searches for food on the embankment of the river Main opposite Frankfurt, Germany's banking district on April 19.

Kai Pfaffenbach / X00446

Two 3-month-old female white Bengal tiger cubs play in their enclosure at the Buenos Aires Zoo in Argentina on April 17.

Juan Mabromata / AFP

Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, feed giraffes at Sydney's Taronga Zoo on April 20. The royal couple are undertaking a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son, Prince George.

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A newborn lamb stands in early morning sun as a Yorkshire shepherdess feeds the remaining flock near Kirkby Stephen, England on April 15.

Ian Forsyth / Getty Images Europe

A house sparrow searches for food among flowering plants in Kathmandu, Nepal on April 16.

Prakash Mathema / AFP

A sun bear sleeps in its enclosure of the Zoologischer Garten in Berlin, Germany on April 17.

Johannes Eisele / AFP

A brown bear smiles for the camera at the Zoologischer Garten zoo in Berlin on April 17.

Johannes Eisele / AFP

Animal owners bring their pets to be blessed by Archbishop José H. Gomez as part of the Easter celebrations at La Placita square in Los Angeles on April 19.

Joe Klamar / AFP

A Spix's macaw chick called Karla is pictured at the ACTP wildlife conservation organization in Schoeneiche, Germany on April 17. The species, also known as little blue macaw, is native to Brazil and possibly extinct in the wild.

Patrick Pleul / DPA

Spix's macaw couple Bonita and Ferdinand are pictured at the ACTP wildlife conservation organization in Schoeneiche, Germany on April 17.

Patrick Pleul / DPA

A white stork stands in a field near Reitwein, Germany on April 19. The White Stork eats a wide range of animal prey, including insects, fish, amphibians, reptiles, small mammals and small birds.

Patrick Pleul / DPA

A rabbit sits in its cage in a gardener shop in Wiesbaden, Germany on April 19. Rabbits are one of the most popular pets in Germany.

Fredrik Von Erichsen / DPA

Two young camels follow their mothers on a meadow in Leibolz, Germany on April 19.

Frank Rumpenhorst / DPA

Two flamingos take a rest in their enclosure in the zoo Berlin on April 19.

Rainer Jensen / DPA

A red ruffed lemur sits on a fence to take in the warmth of the spring sun at Artis Royal Zoo in Amsterdam, Netherlands on April 16.

Peter Dejong / AP

Giant panda Hao Hao walks in its pen at Pairi Daiza animal park in Brugelette on April 15.

John Thys / AFP