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Wild Animals Are Strolling Public Places During Coronavirus Lockdown

With humans self-isolating and quarantining themselves into their homes due to the coronavirus-related lockdown, wild animals and rare species have taken over the deserted places.

World | News18 | June 1, 2020, 10:40 am
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 Deer are seen playing around the grounds of Raby Castle in Britain. (Image: Reuters)

Deer are seen playing around the grounds of Raby Castle in Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 A man sits with a pelican in St James's Park, London, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

A man sits with a pelican in St James's Park, London, Britain. (Image: Reuters)

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 A fox carries a squirrel in its mouth during a phased reopening from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) restrictions in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Image: Reuters)

A fox carries a squirrel in its mouth during a phased reopening from the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) restrictions in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Image: Reuters)

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 A sea lion sits outside a hotel that is closed because of the new coronavirus pandemic, in San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. The majority of the island hotels are usually occupied throughout the year, but all reservations have been cancelled through July. (Image: AP)

A sea lion sits outside a hotel that is closed because of the new coronavirus pandemic, in San Cristobal, Galapagos Islands, Ecuador. The majority of the island hotels are usually occupied throughout the year, but all reservations have been cancelled through July. (Image: AP)

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 A deer crashed through the roof of a house in Mumbai slum on Sunday (May 11) and was rescued with the help of animal welfare groups and forest officials. The deer didn't move inside the home for some time as it was in a shock. Wild animals have ventured into public spaces amid COVID-19 lockdown. (Image: Aaba Kubal and RAWW)

A deer crashed through the roof of a house in Mumbai slum on Sunday (May 11) and was rescued with the help of animal welfare groups and forest officials. The deer didn't move inside the home for some time as it was in a shock. Wild animals have ventured into public spaces amid COVID-19 lockdown. (Image: Aaba Kubal and RAWW)

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 An African Penguin walks in the parking lot of an empty restaurant, close to popular Boulders Beach, in Simonstown, in Cape Town. This beach is closed due to the continuing lockdown across South Africa, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Image: AFP)

An African Penguin walks in the parking lot of an empty restaurant, close to popular Boulders Beach, in Simonstown, in Cape Town. This beach is closed due to the continuing lockdown across South Africa, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Image: AFP)

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 A pack of jackals eats dog food that was left for them by an Israeli woman, at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Image: AP)

A pack of jackals eats dog food that was left for them by an Israeli woman, at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv, Israel. (Image: AP)

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 Deer gather outside a souvenir shop looking for treats in Nara, Japan. (Image: AP)

Deer gather outside a souvenir shop looking for treats in Nara, Japan. (Image: AP)

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 A badger is seen on a deserted road during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Prayagraj. (Image: PTI)

A badger is seen on a deserted road during a nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Prayagraj. (Image: PTI)

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 Horses walk on a deserted highway amid government restrictions that limit residents to essential shopping, in an attempt to contain the spread of the new coronavirus, in Huajchilla on the outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia. (Image: AP)

Horses walk on a deserted highway amid government restrictions that limit residents to essential shopping, in an attempt to contain the spread of the new coronavirus, in Huajchilla on the outskirts of La Paz, Bolivia. (Image: AP)

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 A peacock is seen on a deserted road at Juhu during the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

A peacock is seen on a deserted road at Juhu during the nationwide lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus pandemic, in Mumbai. (Image: PTI)

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 A fox wanders through a residential street near West Middlesex University Hospital as the country is in lockdown to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, in London. (Image: AP)

A fox wanders through a residential street near West Middlesex University Hospital as the country is in lockdown to help curb the spread of the coronavirus, in London. (Image: AP)

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 Stray dogs roam the premise of Pashupatinath temple, the country's most revered Hindu temple, during the lockdown in Kathmandu, Nepal. (Image: AP)

Stray dogs roam the premise of Pashupatinath temple, the country's most revered Hindu temple, during the lockdown in Kathmandu, Nepal. (Image: AP)

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 Dogs stand on an empty road at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Tandarei, eastern Romania. (Image: AP)

Dogs stand on an empty road at a checkpoint on the outskirts of Tandarei, eastern Romania. (Image: AP)

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 National Aquarium, a harp seal named Amelia Bedelia makes its way to the ocean in Salisbury, Md., after it was released following rehabilitation at the aquarium in Baltimore. (Image: AP)

National Aquarium, a harp seal named Amelia Bedelia makes its way to the ocean in Salisbury, Md., after it was released following rehabilitation at the aquarium in Baltimore. (Image: AP)

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 A goat walks past a closed stored, near Trinity Square, in Llandudno, north Wales. (Image: AP)

A goat walks past a closed stored, near Trinity Square, in Llandudno, north Wales. (Image: AP)

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 A herd of goats walk the quiet streets in Llandudno, Wales. A group of goats have been spotted walking around the deserted streets of the seaside town during the nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus. (Pete Byrne/PA via AP)

A herd of goats walk the quiet streets in Llandudno, Wales. A group of goats have been spotted walking around the deserted streets of the seaside town during the nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus. (Pete Byrne/PA via AP)

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 Thousands of birds flock to Agua Dulce beach now largely absent of beachgoers in Lima, Peru. (Image: AP)

Thousands of birds flock to Agua Dulce beach now largely absent of beachgoers in Lima, Peru. (Image: AP)

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 Jackals fight at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv, Israel. Each spring, the park comes alive with joggers, children playing on jungle gyms, and young families and 20-somethings picnicking and sunbathing. (Image: AP)

Jackals fight at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv, Israel. Each spring, the park comes alive with joggers, children playing on jungle gyms, and young families and 20-somethings picnicking and sunbathing. (Image: AP)

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 Jackals are seen on the grass at Hayarkon Park, in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel. (Image: AP)

Jackals are seen on the grass at Hayarkon Park, in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel. (Image: AP)

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 A flock of greylag goose and greater white-fronted goose gathercat the munincipality of Hortobagy, Hungary. (Image: AP)

A flock of greylag goose and greater white-fronted goose gathercat the munincipality of Hortobagy, Hungary. (Image: AP)

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 A hare runs over a field near Frankfurt, Germany, (Image: AP)

A hare runs over a field near Frankfurt, Germany, (Image: AP)

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 A deserted Taksim Square, one of the city's landmarks, in Istanbul, Saturday, April 18, 2020, hours after the start of a two-day curfew declared by the government in an attempt to control the spread of coronavirus. (AP Photo/Mehmet Guzel)

A deserted Taksim Square, one of the city's landmarks, in Istanbul, Saturday, April 18, 2020, hours after the start of a two-day curfew declared by the government in an attempt to control the spread of coronavirus. (AP Photo/Mehmet Guzel)

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 A jackal drinks water from a puddle at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv. (Image: AP)

A jackal drinks water from a puddle at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv. (Image: AP)

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 A dog runs alongside the water during a walk on a spring morning in Beijing. (Image: AP)

A dog runs alongside the water during a walk on a spring morning in Beijing. (Image: AP)

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 Surrounded by deer, a tourist shows her empty hands after feeding them crackers, treats made mostly with wheat flour and rice bran, near Todaiji temple in Nara, Japan. (Image: AP)

Surrounded by deer, a tourist shows her empty hands after feeding them crackers, treats made mostly with wheat flour and rice bran, near Todaiji temple in Nara, Japan. (Image: AP)

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 Swans are silhouetted by the setting sun in front of baroque castle 'Nymphenburg' in Munich, Germany. (Image: AP)

Swans are silhouetted by the setting sun in front of baroque castle 'Nymphenburg' in Munich, Germany. (Image: AP)

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 Cats eat food on a street that is almost empty before a nighttime curfew imposed by the government to help stem the spread of the coronavirus in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

Cats eat food on a street that is almost empty before a nighttime curfew imposed by the government to help stem the spread of the coronavirus in Beirut, Lebanon. (Image: AP)

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 Peacocks roam freely on a road during the nationwide lockdown, in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Peacocks roam freely on a road during the nationwide lockdown, in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 New Delhi: Peacocks walk on a lane near Lodhi road during a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi, Monday, April 13, 2020. (PTI Photo/Kamal Singh)(PTI13-04-2020_000158B)

New Delhi: Peacocks walk on a lane near Lodhi road during a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi, Monday, April 13, 2020. (PTI Photo/Kamal Singh)(PTI13-04-2020_000158B)

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 Stray cattle graze on a patch of land near a road during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

Stray cattle graze on a patch of land near a road during the nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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 A peacock with pigeons is seen at Tuglak Road during a nationwide lockdown imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

A peacock with pigeons is seen at Tuglak Road during a nationwide lockdown imposed in a bid to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in New Delhi. (Image: PTI)

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