If only this tactic would actually work - there are eight different pangolin species found across Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. Poaching for their meat and scales, combined with habitat loss, have made pangolins one of the most endangered groups of mammals in the world. Learn more at the IUCN Pangolin SG site and SavePangolins.org
"A member of U.S. Navy Seal Team shown in a converted ‘mike’ boat as it pulls toward a jungle river bank for a search and destroy operation in the Mekong Delta Republic in Vietnam in January 1969. (AP Photo/U.S. Navy)"