Week in Animal Photos: Unlikely Friends, Creative Elephants, and More (Slideshow)

Photo via The Telegraph

Old and new animals made the news this week, with babies -- including giraffes and lions -- joining the family and brand-new species of spider and shrew turning up, while rediscovered reptiles, whales, and amphibians surprised researchers. Read more about these animal stories (and more) in our slideshow.

Tags: Animals | Conservation | Endangered Species