Rare Pangolin baby by Suzi Eszterhas (4 images)

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This adorable little creature is one of legendary broadcaster Sir David Attenborough's favourite animals - and is also one of the most trafficked on earth. The unusual-looking pangolin - known as the scaly anteater - can nestle in a human palm and clings to its mother's tail as it sleeps.

The tiny Chinese pangolin, which has large scales covering most of its body, was was rescued from poachers and is now looked after by zoo staff. These young orphans are cared for at Taipei Zoo,...
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