This animal is poached 82 times more than rhinos and a whopping 1,000 times more than tigers, but do you have any idea what it is?
Pangolins are in trouble—but now they’re a step closer to gaining more protections in the U.S.
With its armoured shell and peculiar gait, the humble pangolin looks more like an anteater prepped for medieval battle than an animal under threat.
It is estimated that more than a million pangolins have been snatched from the wild in the past decade. The IUCN SSC Pangolin Specialist Group is leading efforts to save pangolins from poaching and il
The pangolin is the world’s most trafficked mammal you have probably never heard of. Africa’s pangolins are vulnerable to extinction due to soaring demand for their scales and meat. Find out how AWF i
The largest ever release of rescued pangolins gave 46 of them a second shot. But chances are that some will again fall victim to poachers.
Proposals to ban international trade in pangolins received support from a body charged with helping to conserve wildlife.
Researchers have developed a simple, easy-to-use method for lifting fingerprints from pangolin scales.
What’s scaly from tip to tail and can curl into a ball? Pangolins! These solitary, primarily nocturnal animals, are easily recognized by their full armor of scales. A startled pangolin will cover its
CNN's John Sutter goes undercover in Southeast Asia to learn why this bizarre, scale-covered mammal -- which has been called a walking pinecone and a modern-day dinosaur -- is trafficked by the ton.
Pangolins are the world's most illegally trafficked animal. Eight species of the elusive mammals are found in Africa and Southeast Asia, but as many as 300 a...