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Spider-Smuggler Held in Germany


Animals  (tags: germany, wildlife, arachnids, trapdoor spiders, smuggled )

Jacquelin
- 2691 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
German customs officials have detained a man who was trying to smuggle more than 160 large trapdoor spiders into the country from Switzerland. The Swiss driver was also carrying 45 boxes of cockroaches as food for his eight-legged cargo, they said.



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Joycey B. (750)
Monday March 16, 2009, 12:05 pm
I am terrified of spiders. I am so glad he was caught. That was way too many spiders he was bringing into his country.
 

JoAnna B. (386)
Monday March 16, 2009, 3:59 pm
This is down right scary..
 
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