With soft fur, pretty colors, and big eyes, many creatures can strike humans as cute and cuddly. However, some animals are more vicious than they look. Whether in acts of self-defense or seemingly unpredictable rage, some animals can fight back with strong bites, sharp claws, and sneaky attacks.
In general, you should avoid trying to touch or pet any creature in the wild if you don’t know how your presence will influence its behavior. And you may want to be especially cautious of the creatures below.
Here are the cutest animals that can deliver pretty powerful attacks or carry dangerous diseases, making them more dangerous than you might think.