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Here's a picture of a bear eating a frozen watermelon

Posted by Eric Wilbur, Boston.com Staff  July 30, 2013 11:30 AM

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Brown bear Sandro held a frozen watermelon to refresh himself in Rome's Bioparco Zoo on Tuesday. Zoo staff offered animals frozen and refrigerated fruit to refresh them as temperatures are expected to reach 100 degrees or higher this week.

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A zoo worker served frozen fruit and fish to brown bears waiting below, at Rome's Bioparco Zoo.

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A black lemur licked frozen fruit to refresh itself.

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Brown bear Luca held onto frozen fruit.

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