Some of the most popular animal stories from the last week include:
- A new species of river dolphin was discovered in Brazil, but sadly, it's already under threat of extinction.
- Australia began its controversial shark cull in response to a growing number of fatal attacks.
- An elusive cat species was captured in stunning detail by a camera trap set up in the Borneo rainforest.
- A former SeaWorld trainer spoke out about the hidden injustices at the controversial aquatic park.
- Maryland lawmakers are finally starting to realize that laws shouldn't discriminate against pit bulls.
- Detroit's abandoned dog problem isn't as bad as many people thought.
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