Pangolin (also referred to as a scaly anteater or trenggiling) is a mammal of the order Pholidota. A number of extinct species are known. A pangolin has large keratin scales covering its skin, and is the only known mammal with this adaptation.
Zimbabwe - The Pangolin Men. I've loved pangolins since I was a kid and I did a report on them. It really warms my heart and gives me hope to read about these incredible people protecting these incredible animals.
A two-week-old baby pangolin clings to mum's tail at Taipei Zoo in Taiwan. The tiny Chinese pangolin, which has large scales covering most of its body, was rescued from poachers and is now looked after by zoo staff. by Suzi Eszterhas