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  • A silverback gorilla appears to be smiling as he eats a Halloween treat during an enrichment program at the Oklahoma City Zoo in Oklahoma City Friday, Oct. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

  • Two Galapagos tortoises dig into Halloween treats during an enrichment program at the Oklahoma City Zoo, in Oklahoma City, Friday, Oct. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

  • A young Tasmanian devil pauses to take a short break from digging around his new exhibit on Thur. Oct. 24, 2013 at the San Diego Zoo. Three-year-old Nick is one of four Tasmanian devils who were unveiled this morning following an opening ceremony attended by Zoo officials and Australian dignitaries. (AP Photo\Ken Bohn) The recently opened Conrad Prebys Australian Outback and is now open to guests. (AP Photo/Ken Bohn/San Diego Zoo)

  • Baby elephant Bowie checks out a frozen Halloween candy corn treat at the Fort Worth Zoo Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

  • Baby elephants Bowie, front, and Belle bump each other among other Asian elephants on display at the Fort Worth Zoo Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, in Fort Worth, Texas. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

  • A newborn baby zebra named Seka, right standing by its mother at the Belgrade Zoo, Serbia, on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013. Seka, a female, was born on Wednesday and is doing well. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

  • An antelope male seen during a sunny day at the Belgrade Zoo, Serbia, on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013. The Balkan peninsula is experiencing unusually hot weather for this time of year, with temperatures hitting the 25 degree centigrade (77 Fahrenheit) mark on Thursday. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

  • A newborn baby zebra named Seka rests at the Belgrade Zoo, Serbia, on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013. Seka, a female, was born on Wednesday and is doing well. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)

  • A black-and-white ruffed lemur sits on a branch in his enclosure at the zoo in Wroclaw, Poland on October 24, 2013. (JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

  • A black-and-white ruffed lemur is pictured in his enclosure at the zoo in Wroclaw, Poland on October 24, 2013. (JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

  • One of two panda cubs, formerly known Panda A, is shown at Zoo Atlanta on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013 in Atlanta. The panda cub received the official name of Mei Lun today. Zoo officials said Wednesday the pandas will be called Mei Lun (may loon) and Mei Huan (may hwaan), which originates from a Chinese idiom that means "something indescribably beautiful and magnificent." People voted on several possible names through the website for ABC's "Good Morning America." The cubs were born to 15-year-old Lun Lun, who was artificially inseminated in March. They are the fourth and fifth cubs born at the zoo to Lun Lun and her partner Yang Yang. The names were selected by staff at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in China. (AP Photo/Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Brant Sanderlin)

  • In this Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 photo, a monkey eats a guava inside the zoo of Bannerghatta National Park, about 25 kilometers (16 miles) south of Bangalore, India. The 25,000-acre park is home to panthers, lions, tigers, and a large variety of birds. (AP Photo/Aijaz Rahi)

  • Vultures are freed in the Israeli southern Negev Desert, near Sde Boker, on October 26, 2013, after dozens of vultures where captured in operation to monitor the vulture population in the desert by the Israeli nature and park authority. The Vultures in Israel are in danger of extinction due to poisoning and electrocution from high voltage electric lines. (MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

  • A tagged vulture is released in the Israeli southern Negev Desert, near Sde Boker, on October 26, 2013, after dozens of vultures where captured in operation to monitor the vulture population in the desert by the Israeli nature and park authority. The Vultures in Israel are in danger of extinction due to poisoning and electrocution from high voltage electric lines. (MENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images)

  • A boy shows off a falcon for sale at a weekly pet market in Gaza City, Friday, Oct. 25, 2013. Hundreds of bird fans and merchants gather every Friday to sell, buy and trade. (AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)