Animal Photos

An osprey flies off with its dinner in El Dorado Park in Long Beach, California. Picture: Andrew Lee/HotSpot Media

With their beaks wide open, a clutch of hungry chicks wait for a delivery of food from a parent.

This photo was the result of six patient weeks spent watching the treetops in Jakarta, Indonesia, by 42-year-old Rohani Tanasal. Picture: Rohani Tanasal/Solent News.

An Australian Koala looks at a camera attached to a branch in its enclosure at Wild Life Sydney Zoo.

Images from the camera, which are triggered by the koala’s movements, are displayed on a nearby small screen which the zoo is promoting as a koala ‘selfie’. Picture: REUTERS/David Gray.

A white peacock opens its plumage at the Nogeyama zoo in Yokohama, Japan. Picture: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images.