The first of four, eight-week-old lion cubs, is removed from the water after passing a swim test at the National Zoo in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010. The test was to make sure the four cubs will... more 
The first of four, eight-week-old lion cubs, is removed from the water after passing a swim test at the National Zoo in Washington, Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010. The test was to make sure the four cubs will be safe around the water feature when they are put on public display, which is expected to take place in late December. Lion keepers say that the test was very successful. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Jacquelyn Martin
Tue, Oct 26, 2010 4:40 PM EDT