Sometimes distinguishing between furry cuteness and pure destruction is not an easy task. In many of the animals kingdom’s cutest critters also happen to be its most prolific killers. Keep that in mind as you read through our list of the worlds most dangerous animals.
This highly venomous scorpion residing primarily in North Africa and the Middle East is responsible for over 75% of scorpion related deaths every year. Although healthy adults usually only feel unbearable pain, children that are envenomated suffer fever, coma, convulsions, and paralysis before their lungs fill up and they drown in their own fluids.