Fluffy pigeons in the snow

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Staying warm

Pigeons puff their feathers up while perching on a street sign on Jan. 21 following a heavy weekend snowfall in London's St. James Park.

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A pack of hunting dogs in the snow

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Winter hunting

Huntmaster Tim Coulson of the Lauderdale Hunt conducts a snowy exercise session with the hounds on Jan. 21 at Scarce Law in Lauder, Scotland.

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Snowman on a snowy bench with a coffee cup

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Snarky snowman

A squirrel inspects a snowman resting on a bench with a cigarette and a coffee cup on Jan. 21 in St. James Park in London.

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A dog frolics in the snow

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Frolicking puppy

Freddy the Boston terrier romps around in freshly fallen snow on Jan. 21 in Nottingham, Engand.

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Catie Leary ( @catieleary ) writes about science, travel, animals and the arts.

Puffed up pigeons, hound dogs brace for impending U.K. snow [Photos]
After a weekend of widespread heavy snowfall that disrupted transport and prompted school closures, yet another foot of the white stuff is on its way.