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Humboldt Penguins Facing Extinction Due To Chilean Rats

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Humboldt penguins are in desperate need of our help!

There are a myriad of factors that are stacked up against the penguin's survival and now rats can be one of the biggest factors.

Adults are in constant danger from

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'Asian Unicorn' Dangerously Close To Extinction

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Already a rare sight to see, the saola may become nothing more that a fairy tale soon.

The saola, or Asian unicorn, is a type of bovine, similar to antelope but also related to cattle, buffaloes, and yaks.

It is dubbed the Asian unicorn because

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Red Wolves Are Nearly Back From Extinction!

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Red wolves have had a tough journey…

Formally declared extinct in the 1970s, researchers captured the remaining 17 wolves for a new pilot breeding program.

That's right…there were only SEVENTEEN in existence!

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Rhinos May Be Poached Into Extinction

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There has been a recent spike in rhino poaching, and it may lead the entire species right into extinction.

So park rangers have literally militarized.

This is crazy.

The have machine guns and run through drills and exercises so they can take on the poachers who kill poor rhinos just to get their horns.

26 poachers have died because of intense gun fights with the park rangers!

Check out the above video to hear more about their story.

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