New Zoo Cubs Define Cuteness

Can we get an "Awww..."?

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The four lion clubs born at the National Zoo Aug. 31 had their first physical exam on Sept. 17. The diagnosis: Pure cuteness.
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All four cubs are believed to be female, according to the vets, but it is difficult to determine their gender with certainty at such a young age.
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Each cub weighs between 7 and 8 pounds.
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Someone's not too happy with all the attention.
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Here they are chillaxin' after being checked out.
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The family photo is a bit harder to choreograph than first thought.
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Get it together, girls!
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The individual photos went much better. Adorable!
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