The Week in Animal News: Leaping Polar Bears, Snails Survive Being Eaten, and More (Slideshow)

Photo: Paul Nicklen

This leaping polar bear is part of an incredible series of nature conservation photography.

We also have snails that survive being eaten by birds, an amazing whale rescue video, whales getting harpooned by tourists, rare leopards in Russia, state officials electing to kill half the wolves in Wyoming, and more in the Week in Animal News.

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Tags: Animals | Biodiversity | Conservation | Endangered Species


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