National Zoo's Critters Welcome Fall With Pumpkins, Treats

A handful of critters from the Smithsonian's National Zoo celebrated the return of fall and Halloween with carved pumpkins and delicious snacks.

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Bei Bei the giant panda rolls around a log sprinkled with pumpkin spice.
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The National Zoo's two fishing cats, Lek and Juniper, enjoyed a fishy bite by using their "specially adapted" claws to hook and snag their prey. What better way to celebrate the fall season than a seafood spread?
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Nope, that's not an ostrich! This ring-tailed lemur is enjoying a peek into the abyss and using its tail as a flag. If you have the time to count, you'll notice 13 alternating plumes of hair on its tail.
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It's Bonnie the orangutan! Here she's pictured enjoying toasted pumpkins seeds inside of a carved pumpkin. The National Zoo says she used her "foraging skills" to get the seeds out.
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Don't worry, this eastern kingsnake isn't venomous, but it is immune to the venom from the snakes it likes to snack on.
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