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21 stunningly rare albino animals

By: Angela Nelson on July 12, 2016, 3:52 p.m.
Albino baby buffalo

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Buffalo

The National Buffalo Museum in North Dakota is home to a few albino buffalo. The oldest one, named White Cloud, was born in 1996 and has lived among the museum's herd for 19 years. She gave birth to 11 calves, including a white bison in 2007 named Dakota Miracle. According to the National Bison Association, just one out of every 10 million buffalo born are white.

Many Native Americans consider white bison to be sacred, and the Legend of the White Buffalo story has been passed down through generations for thousands of years.