The Week in Animal News: Lion Cubs Swimming, Halloween with Hippos, and More (Slideshow)

lion cub swimming opener photo

Credit: AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin

What happened in the animal world this week? Ants got closeups, birds got snapped with bees (well, technically a wasp), and baby tigers hit the water for their first swimming lesson -- plus a nearly-invincible black rhino, a hippo celebrating Halloween, and wild dolphins teaching each other new tricks.

The Week in Animal News: Lion Cubs Swimming, Halloween with Hippos, and More Slideshow

The Week in Animal News: Lion Cubs Swimming, Halloween with Hippos, and More (Slideshow)
What happened in the animal world this week? Ants got closeups, birds got snapped with bees (well, technically a wasp), and baby tigers hit the water for their first swimming lesson -- plus a nearly-invincible black

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