Scientific Name: Ailuropoda melanoleuca
Number Remaining: 1,864 in the wild
Average Height: up to 4 feet
Average Weight: 220-330 pounds
This adorable black-and-white creature is the rarest bear species on the planet and is only found in the mountains of western China. They consume 26 to 84 pounds of bamboo daily. Populations are on the rise due to conservation efforts arounds the world and strict hunting laws. However, habitat loss continues to threaten wild pandas.