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Baby girl plays with Sumatran tiger cub

2009-02-23 08:04:37 GMT2009-02-23 16:04:37 (Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Israeli girl Gali Avni Magen plays with Sylvester, an 8-week-old Sumatran tiger cub, in her home in Zur Hadassa near Jerusalem February 20, 2009. Sylvester, who was abandoned by its mother, is being raised by Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo's veterinarians, one of whom is Gali's mother. According the zoo's spokesperson the Sumatran tiger is an endangered species with only about 400 living in the wild. Picture taken February 20, 2009.(Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

Israeli girl Gali Avni Magen pets Sylvester, an 8-week-old Sumatran tiger cub, in her home in Zur Hadassa near Jerusalem February 20, 2009. Sylvester, who was abandoned by its mother, is being raised by Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo's veterinarians, one of whom is Gali's mother. According the zoo's spokesperson the Sumatran tiger is an endangered species with only about 400 living in the wild. Picture taken February 20, 2009.(Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo veterinarian Nili Avni Magen feeds Sylvester, an 8-week-old Sumatran tiger cub, in her home in Zur Hadassa near Jerusalem February 20, 2009. Sylvester was abandoned by its mother and is being raised by the zoo's veterinarians. According the zoo's spokesperson the Sumatran tiger is an endangered species with only about 400 living in the wild. Picture taken February 20, 2009.(Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

Sylvester, an 8-week-old Sumatran tiger cub, lies at the home of Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo veterinarian in Zur Hadassa near Jerusalem February 20, 2009. Sylvester was abandoned by its mother and is being raised by the zoo's veterinarians. According the zoo's spokesperson the Sumatran tiger is an endangered species with only about 400 living in the wild. Picture taken February 20, 2009. (Xinhua/Reuters Photo)

Israeli girl Gali Avni Magen plays with Sylvester, an 8-week-old Sumatran tiger cub, in her home in Zur Hadassa near Jerusalem February 20, 2009.

Sylvester, who was abandoned by its mother, is being raised by Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo's veterinarians, one of whom is Gali's mother. According the zoo's spokesperson the Sumatran tiger is an endangered species with only about 400 living in the wild. Picture taken February 20, 2009.

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