The Week in Animal News: A Baby Black Rhino, Beavers Helping Bats, and More

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black rhino baby calf st louis photo
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Awww. We have a new black rhino.

But that's not the only news from the animal kingdom this week: We also have a tiger who tried to check into a hotel, a brand-new leopard, beavers helping bats, and more in The Week in Animal News.

Endangered Black Rhinos are Plus 1

The dramatic drop in population of Africa's black rhino -- from 65,000 to 2,300 in just two decades -- makes it one of the fastest-disappearing members of the rhino family. But the birth of a brand-new baby calf at the Saint Louis Zoo offers new hope to the black rhino species -- and to its supporters.

Read the Full Story: Black Rhino Calf Born at the Saint Louis Zoo

Photo: Saint Louis Zoo