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Meet the Babies of the National Zoo

The National Zoo is home to babies of all species this Spring. You can just smell the cuteness in the air

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There’s no denying it: babies are cute, no matter their shape, size or species. The sheer panda-mondium surrounding Bao Bao, the National Zoo’s resident giant panda cub is evidence alone.

But, this spring, many juvenile animals will explore the sights and sounds of their zoo enclosures—they might not all look like cuddly balls of fur, but they are all adorable in their own way. Explore the map above to learn about the zoo's younger residents and how these species are faring in the wild. 

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