*** EXCLUSIVE ***MANITOBA, CANADA - UNDATED: Polar Bear (Ursus maritimus) mother with cub hitching a ride on mama's bum. Wapusk National Park in Manitoba, Canada.PREPARE yourself for some rib-tickling laughter because the Comedy Wildlife Awards has announced its 40 finalists. Founded by Tanzania-based photographers Paul Joynson-Hicks MBE and Tom Sullam, the aim of the awards is to put a spotlight on wildlife conservation efforts while simultaneously injecting some humour into the world of wildlife photography. Entries this year include a grooving kangaroo, gurning gorilla and a hirsute hare. For more information go to www.comedywildlifephoto.comPHOTOGRAPH BY Daisy Gilardini / CWPA / Barcroft Images

The Funniest Wildlife Photos Of 2017 Totally Kick Butt

The animal kingdom has a whole lot of jesters. The winners of the annual Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards were announced on Thursday, recognizing photos that are "light-hearted, upbeat, possibly unp...
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