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Added by Milena on 10 Sep 2014 07:03
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Mammals That Are Shockingly Ugly

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Sam the Chinese Crested

Although not all Chinese Crested dogs are this hideous, Sam won the title three years in a row until he died in 2005 of health problems.

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Griffin’s Leaf-nosed Bat

You thought we were done with strange noses? Well think again because we have one more for you…

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Found on Madagascar, aye-ayes are often killed strung up by villagers because they are thought to be a bad omen. With recent rain forest destruction the killings have increased.

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Star-nosed Mole

With huge claws and tentacles shoting out of its nose there is more than one way to argue the ugliness of this creature.

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Elephant Seal

This list should probably just be called “animals with insanely large, floppy noses”.

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We know, he’s really cute in the Lion King. But have you seen him in real life?

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Baird Tapir

Having been known to charge humans, these pig like creatures inhabit most of Central America.

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Snub Nosed Monkey

It’s the forward facing nostrils that gave them their name.

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These slow moving creatures are often home to a number of other organisms including moths, beetles, fungi, and algae.

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Since it’s discovery in 1861 only 36 of these small Cuban creatures have every been caught. They are also the only mammal ever discovered with venomous saliva.

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Philippine Tarsier

Those eyes alone qualified it for our list.

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These large pig looking herbivores are actually most closely related to whales and porpoises.

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Although they are a rare sight, this nocturnal marsupial will leave ample evidence of passing as it treats fences as minor inconveniences and leaves its distinctive cubic feces everywhere.

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Chien Fer

Meaning “iron dog” in English, this breed is found in the eastern Caribbean. It has almost no hair except for a tuft on the head.

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Along with the platypus this is the only living mammal that lays eggs.

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With bald heads, red faces, short tails, and loose hair, these monkeys have an interesting sense of style.

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Flying Fox

Commonly known as fruit bats they are the largest bats in the world.

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These critically endangered antelopes live on the desert steppes of Kazakhstan and Mongolia and are known for their over sized and flexible noses.

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Meishan Pig

Named after a Chinese prefecture, these floppy eared pigs are known for their large litters and prolific reproduction.

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Pied Tamarin

Found in a restricted section of the Amazon rain forest in Brazil, these new world monkeys are our first contestant.

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While some mammals can be cute, others can be grotesquely ugly. This list is about mammals who fall in the ugly camp. From naturally deformed noses to faces fit for a horror movie, these 25 mammals that are shockingly ugly are not creatures you want to keep as pets (not to mention some of them can kill you…but that’s a different post). Get ready to be shocked!

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