The Week in Animal News: Orphaned Gorillas Airlifted Home, Bloodsicles For Tigers, and More (Slideshow)

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In a few short years of life, six young mountain gorillas from the Congo have experienced humanity at both its worst and best, from poachers to conservationists.

We also have zookeepers keeping tigers cool in an innovative way, a gorilla that turned the camera on himself, a monkey that made his own nail file, a bear with his head trapped in a jar (for three weeks!), organized crime syndicates attacking protected wildlife, and more in the Week in Animal News.

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Tags: Animals | Biodiversity | Conservation | Endangered Species


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