Red panda in the snow

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This fluffy red panda feels right at home.
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Wolf shakes snow off his mane

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A gray wolf shakes the snow off his mane.
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Giant panda in the snow

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A giant panda explores his snowy enclosure.
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Zebras in the snow

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Zebras munch on frosty hay.
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Sumatran tiger in the snow

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A Sumatran tiger prowls his habitat.
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Catie Leary ( @catieleary ) writes about science, travel, animals and the arts.

Snow day at the zoo [Photos]
Animals at Smithsonian's National Zoo endure lingering winter weather after a spring blizzard blanketed nearly half of the U.S. earlier this week.