The Week in Animal News: Rhinos Take a Helicopter Ride, Man Saves Snail Species, and More

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In South Africa, critically endangered rhinos got a wild ride to a new sanctuary, hanging from helicopters by their ankles. Meanwhile in North Carolina, one man has saved a snail species all by himself.

We've also got an entire genus of mammals at risk, a same-sex penguin pair to be split up, a super creepy life-saving robot, and more in the Week in Animal News.