19 Sep '12, 12pm

Giraffes? Horses? Squirrels?? 20 Animals You Didn't Know Are Going Extinct

When it comes to the Endangered Species List, some animals stand out as celebrities: polar bears, giant pandas, rhinos, snow leopards... But sadly, the list is so extensive that there are many species you may never have suspected are endangered. Here are twenty of them. We wrote about these animals earlier this week, but sometimes it's nice to read about them one by one. So click through, be surprised, and hopefully also be inspired to act.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/slideshows/endangered-species/g...

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