09/24/2010 03:33 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Animal Photos Of The Week

Our selections for this week's best animal photos will take you on a trip around the world to check out some of the cutest, strangest and most interesting creatures.

This roundup brings you awesome pics of baby bearcats, newborn komodo dragon hatchlings, and some of the world's rarest and deadliest snakes.

Don't miss the great shots of Knut the celebrity polar bear, Jimmy the painting chimpanzee and some wild images of dogs hitting the waves in a California surf competition.

Be sure to vote for your favorites!

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