A Sweet Barasingha Deer Fawn Born In Germany
Barasingha, or "swamp deer," are a threatened species whose numbers in the wild once dropped as low as 66. Thanks to a concerted effort at saving this beautiful species from extinction, there are now over 500 wild barasingha deer. This baby was born at the Berlin Zoo on June 24.
Young Gorillas Successfully Dismantle Poacher's Traps
Mountain gorillas: 1. Evil poachers: 0. The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund reports that while this behavior has been seen in adults before, this is the first time that juvenile gorillas have shown off their impressive cognitive skills by disarming a poacher's snare.