Population: Approximately 370 in the wild
This little ferret is one of the most endangered mammals in North America. It was once thought to be globally extinct. It continues to be threatened by habitat loss and disease. The ferret feeds on prairie dogs. State and federal agencies, zoos, Native American tribes, conservation organizations and landowners have given black-footed ferrets a second chance for survival, the World Wildlife Fund says.
Loyal Dog Breeds: Golden Retriever | West Highland White Terrier | Rough Collie | Great Dane | German Shepherd | Pug Dog | St. Bernard | Pekingese | Havanese | Old English Sheepdog | Great Pyrenees | Labrador Retriever | Miniature Schnauzer | Chihuahua | Beagles Dog | American Cocker Spaniel | Irish Wolfhound | Kuvasz Dog | Akita Dog | Bichon Frise