10 of the cutest endangered species
Thu, Sep 20 2012 at 5:57 PM
While all endangered species are worth saving, it should come as no surprise that the cute and fuzzy members of the animal kingdom stand a better chance of protection. According to research scientist Ernie Small, after “the cuddlies” and the “poster species” like whales and elephants, human conservation efforts tend to stall. Here’s our list of the world’s most adorable endangered species — but not all of them are ideal for cuddling.