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15 cute animals that could kill you

By: Bryan Nelson on Feb. 24, 2010, 12:15 p.m.
Giant anteater

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Giant anteater

You wouldn't know it by looking at it, but this large creature feeds only on ants and termites. Its size is part of what makes it such a dangerous animal, but the true weapons are the powerful, sharp claws. If threatened, an anteater can maul a human and is capable of disemboweling an adult with one swipe.