Penguins Endangered

Penguins Endangered

It is due to those facts that all of the species of penguins in the world are protected. There are laws that prevent them from being hunted and from their eggs being taken.

Penguin Hunting

Penguin Hunting

In the late 1800s penguins were often hunted to use their oils. Penguins have a gland that allows oil to be created from the tail.

Penguins in Captivity

Penguins in Captivity

For the most part, penguins seem to do extremely well in captivity. However, every effort is made to keep them in the wild as much as possible.