10 Far-Fetched Cases Of Animal Smuggling
Officials at the Suvarnabhumi airport in Thailand spotted an abandoned piece of luggage one afternoon, so they investigated. Inside they discovered 11 otters, five Asian, and six smooth-coated otters. They were being smuggled for their pelts.
A man was arrested at Bulgarian customs after it was discovered he had been trying to smuggle in what could be described as a small zoo. In total, he had 49 turtles, 15 chameleons, crabs, insects, four crocodiles, and six Komodo dragons.