24/10/2012 09:45 BST | Updated 31/10/2012 08:21 GMT

Halloween 2012: Cute Animals Play With Pumpkins (PICTURES)

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It's Halloween! And nothing says ' cute' like a photograph of an animal playing with (or attempting to eat) a pumpkin.

So here you go: a gallery of cute critters getting into the Halloween spirit. From gorillas to grizzly bears - via lion cubs, otters, meerkats and more - check out our furry (and feathered) friends, and their impressive collection of pumpkins, below.