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

lion-meerkat-friends-opener.jpg
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.

The Week in Animal Photos: Unlikely Friends, Creative Elephants, and More

Tags: Animals | Conservation | Endangered Species

WHAT'S HOT ON FACEBOOK

treehugger slideshows