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13 Of The Most Adorable Animals That May Cease To Exist

Look at the cute animals and get your awww on

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1. Aldabra Flying Fox

Don't let the name deceive you. These little cuties are actually nocturnal bats that spend their nights feeding on fruit. They play an essential role in pollination and seed dispersion, and they're just all around adorable!
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Don't let the name deceive you. These little cuties are actually nocturnal bats that spend their nights feeding on fruit. They play an essential role in pollination and seed dispersion, and they're just all around adorable!

2. The Malabar Giant Squirrel

Their hobbies include jumping, tall trees, and sleeping. You'll have to keep a close eye out to spot these guys, they're pretty shy.
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Their hobbies include jumping, tall trees, and sleeping. You'll have to keep a close eye out to spot these guys, they're pretty shy.

3. Slow Loris

Because come on! Who can resist those eyes????
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Because come on! Who can resist those eyes????

4. Pika

Pika-Boo. They see you but you don't see them. I guess it's because they like to hide in the rocks. Watch where you walk, these cuties are so cute and cuddly, you don't want to accidentally step on them...
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Pika-Boo. They see you but you don't see them. I guess it's because they like to hide in the rocks. Watch where you walk, these cuties are so cute and cuddly, you don't want to accidentally step on them...

5. Golden Lion Tamarin Monkey

That hair, that face, it's no wonder they have to keep changing their homes...everyone wants to be their friend.
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That hair, that face, it's no wonder they have to keep changing their homes...everyone wants to be their friend.

6. Giant Panda

A giant panda rests on a tree... I know you just want to climb up there and hug him.
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A giant panda rests on a tree... I know you just want to climb up there and hug him.

7. Mandarin Duck

They walk like a duck, quack like a duck, but they certainly are much more beautiful than the ducks we know...
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They walk like a duck, quack like a duck, but they certainly are much more beautiful than the ducks we know...

8. Jackass Penguin

They may be total assholes, but come on! Can you resist that face?
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They may be total assholes, but come on! Can you resist that face?

9. Rothschild Giraffe

These guys clearly need to be kept around because who can resist the love between a mother and child.
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These guys clearly need to be kept around because who can resist the love between a mother and child.

10. Mexican axolotls

Always optimistic, these guys will never fail to put a smile on your face.
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Always optimistic, these guys will never fail to put a smile on your face.

11. Egyptian Tortoise

They're not as much of a handful as they look. They are, however, the second smallest species of tortoise in the world!

They're not as much of a handful as they look. They are, however, the second smallest species of tortoise in the world!

12. Red Panda

These cuddly creatures belong in hollywood, not on the endangered species list, however, these babies are having trouble finding a home due to deforestation.
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These cuddly creatures belong in hollywood, not on the endangered species list, however, these babies are having trouble finding a home due to deforestation.

13. Iberian Lynx

Those eyes, those stripes, how could anyone want to hunt them?
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Those eyes, those stripes, how could anyone want to hunt them?