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Illegal Animal Trafficking

Alleged Rare Animal Smugglers Arrested In Indonesia

AP | Posted 01.07.2013 | Green

JAKARTA, Indonesia -- Four Chinese nationals have been arrested in Indonesia for allegedly attempting to smuggle hornbill's beaks and pangolin scales ...

Thailand's Underworld Of Wildlife Trafficking

AP | DENIS D. GRAY | Posted 10.15.2012 | Green

BANGKOK -- Squealing tiger cubs stuffed into carry-on bags. Luggage packed with hundreds of squirming tortoises, elephant tusks, even water dragons an...

Police Rescue Over 3,600 Crocodiles

CNN | Molly Gray | Posted 07.09.2012 | Green

Chinese police intercepted more than 3,600 crocodiles last week that were destined for dinner plates in the country's Guangdong province....

Nearly 100 Endangered Pangolins Saved In Thai Trafficking Bust

AP | Posted 11.26.2011 | Green

BANGKOK -- Authorities in Thailand have rescued nearly 100 endangered pangolins worth about $32,000 that they say were to be sold and eaten outside th...

PHOTOS: 11 Dumbest Animal Smugglers -- Lizards In Underwear, Endangered Species On eBay And More

Huffington Post | Travis Walter Donovan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Trafficking of illegal wildlife is often said to be the most profitable trade in illegal products, behind drugs and weapons. While those numbers are ...