Pangolin

Critically Endangered Animal

Description of Animal

This animal is scaly from tip to tail and can curl up into a ball whenever they feel like they are being threatened. They look like ant eaters and prefer to eat insects like ants.

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Why are they endangered?

Pangolin's biggest threat are humans. This is because their meat is considered a special treat is countries like China. People kill them for their meat but Pangolin's are starting to be over hunted. Now special wildlife programs are starting to protect them and make sure that people are hunting them anymore.

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