Animal Tracks - Jan. 22 -29

From a hungry hippo to a chihuahua bridal party, check out this week's round-up of the best animal photos from around the globe.

African elephant baby 'Iqhwa' checks out the snow at the Tiergarten Schoenbrunn zoo in Vienna, Austria, on Jan. 28.

Norbert Po/tiergarten Schoenbrun / APA

A dog named Kulka wears a blue jacket at a pet shop in Lublin, Poland, on Jan. 28.

Wojciech Pacewicz / PAP

A polar bear sleeps in the snow at the zoo in Berlin, Germany, on Jan. 28.

Daniel Naupold / DPA

A young lechwe looks around at the zoo in Berlin, Germany, on Jan. 28. The baby was born on Jan. 22.

Daniel Naupold / DPA

A zookeeper helps a boy feed a hippopotamus at Egypt's Giza Zoo in Cairo on Jan. 27.

Amr Abdallah Dalsh / X02182

Kittens appear on the "Today" show on Jan. 28 while promoting the Animal Planet's "Puppy Bowl."

Peter Kramer / NBC NewsWire

Pigeons fly across a square in Seoul on Jan. 27.

Ed Jones / AFP

Yuan Zai, the first Taiwan-born panda, plays at the Taipei Zoo in Taipei, Taiwan on Jan. 24.

David Chang / EPA

A male lion looks out over the savannah at dusk in Nairobi National Park in Kenya on Jan. 25.

Ben Curtis / AP

Sled dogs howl before the start of The Sedivackuv Long 2014, a dog sled race in the Orlicke mountains near the Czech-Polish border, on Jan. 24.

Matej Divizna / Getty Images Europe

A duck flies over another bird floating in the waters of a steaming pond on the outskirts of Minsk, Belarus on Jan. 24.

Tatyana Zenkovich / EPA

A cat sticks it's head out of a house on Jan. 24 at th Green Week Agriculture Fair in Berlin, Germany.

Daniel Naupold / DPA

Gladys, a one-year-old gorilla, sits at the zoo in Cincinnati on Jan. 24.

Michelle Curley / Cincinnati Zoo

Cane toad "Larissa" from South America sits during the annual inventory at the zoo in Schwerin, Germany on Jan. 24.

Jens Buettner / DPA

A newborn baby giraffe explores its surroundings next to its mother Gusti in the Zoo in Leipzig, Germany, on Jan. 24. The giraffe was born on Jan. 18.

Hendrik Schmidt / DPA

Anteater Stella's baby Eusebio sits on the back of his mother at the zoo in Halle, Germany, on Jan. 23.

Peter Endig / dpa

Ambar, an Asiatic lion, looks on from an enclosure at the Kamla Nehru Zoological Garden in Ahmedabad, India on Jan. 23.

Sam Panthaky / AFP

A 6-month-old baby koala sits on its mother's head at the zoo in Duisburg, Germany on Jan. 22.

Roland Weihrauch / DPA

Mani, a baby Goodfellow's tree kangaroo, sits in the pouch of her mother on Jan. 23.

National Zoo And Aquarium Canber / NATIONAL ZOO AND AQUARIUM CANBER

A pair of brown bears play in the fresh snow at the Bronx Zoo on Jan. 22 in New York.

Julie Larsen Maher / Wildlife Conservation Society

A flamingo sits at the zoo in Frankfurt, Germany on Jan. 22.

Boris Roessler / DPA

Chihuahuas Mulle, Kenya, Lucy, Quincy and Kingston, all dressed in wedding clothes pose, for a photo at the Birgit Winkler mini zoo in Leipzig, Germany on Jan. 22.

Waltraud Grubitzsch / DPA