Spanish police catch tortoise smuggling gang

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Spanish Police arrested Tortoise smuggling gang, Amongst them was a 21 year old British man.

They was smuggling protected & endangered tortoises including Radiated & giant. Police also found lizards and other reptiles which had been packed into suitcases from Mexico.

During the Spanish operation, police discovered a gang of veterinarians who were providing false documentation to the smugglers so they could get the reptiles into Spain. 

In this day and age stuff like this shouldn’t be happening and is damaging the Reptile/Exotic Animal Hobby & Trade.

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