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Animals embrace Valentine's Day

By: Laura Moss on Feb. 10, 2011, 5:42 a.m.
Roxy the penguin with Valentine's Day cards

Photo: ZUMA Press

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It’s not easy being single on Valentine’s Day, but receiving stacks of cards from admirers helped soften the blow for Roxy the rock hopper penguin in 2009. Roxy’s keepers at the London Zoo were surprised when she began receiving Valentine’s cards from people across the U.K., and they soon had to place a special post box inside her enclosure to help her keep up with all her fan mail.