Some people will do anything to line their wallets with the almighty dollar, even if that means loss of life. That greed brought about a depraved trade, which landed a set of clever smugglers in.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
It is already unacceptable that zoos and animal parks confine animals in small spaces only for profit and entertainment. It is intolerable that addition of healthy animals will be eliminated and even species in danger of extinction!
More than 24 critically endangered cockatoos were rescued by police after being found stuffed in water bottles for illegal trade. The Yellow-crested cockatoo was listed as a critically endangered species in 2007.