The Dodo: Ten Scared Babies Found Smuggled At Country’s Border

They were all so thin.

Last week, at the border of Somaliland, authorities caught traffickers just in time to save 10 lives.

Even though the United Arab Emirates (UAE) banned keeping wild anials as pets earlier this year, the illegal market is still functioning: 10 young cheetahs (nine cubs and one adolescent) were discovered in dark crates on their way to the Arabian Peninsula, where an estimated 300 cheetahs are smuggled to be sold each year.

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