mammals

The Cape pangolin is one of the four species of pangolin found in Africa
‘Scaly anteaters’ face severe threat, according to a new study
Are there big cats in the British countryside?
Photos of 'big cats' taken on trailcams or smartphones are not evidence for their presence in the British countryside, says Andrew Kitchener. 
A young orangutan in Gunung Leuser National Park, Sumatra (Indonesia)
BBC Wildlife contributor Stuart Blackman answers your wild question. 
Site of poisoned vultures and elephant carcass
A huge number of white backed vultures were reported dead after feeding on an elephant carcass in Zimbabwe.
7.2 tonnes of ivory tusk
Customs officers in Hong Kong have seized 7.2 tonnes of ivory tusks hidden beneath frozen fish. 
Natterer's bat – its broad wings enable it to fly slowly
A new project to detect and identify bats in real time is trialled by scientists. 
Hedgehog ‘blown up like a beach ball’ is saved. 
Grevy's zebras in a UK zoo
BBC Wildlife contributor Stuart Blackman answers your wild question. 
Meet the adorable members of the otter family from around the world.
Giraffes walking through the savannah in the Masai Mara
We've teamed up with the Giraffe Conservation Foundation to bring you fascinating facts about this iconic African mammal. 
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