Rare Sun Bears That Were Rescued From Animal Traffickers Who Poached Them As Cubs Get Health Checkup

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Veterinarian's health checking the bears in Vet Hospital at Perth Zoo, Australia. (Perth Zoo/Newsflash)

This heartwarming footage shows how two rare bears that were poached as cubs by animal traffickers were given a thorough health checkup. The images show one of the bears being…

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Scientists Create World’s Largest Chimp DNA Genome From Poop

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Given the almost complete absence of chimpanzee fossils, the genetic information from current populations is crucial for describing their evolutionary history, according to German and Spanish scientists. (Pixabay/Newsflash)

An international team of experts has compiled the world's largest wild chimp genomic catalogue by sequencing DNA found in hundreds of samples of ape poo. The team was led by…

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Trafficked Jaguar Cub Emerges From Tiny Box

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Police seized a jaguar cub (Panthera onca), estimated at 3-months-old, at the Merida Airport, Mexico. (@PROFEPA_Mx/Newsflash)

A tiny jaguar cub sealed in a box by suspected wildlife traffickers has been rescued by airport staff. The cute male cub - just three months old - emerged blinking…

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Rescuers Save 32 Baby Squirrels From Traffickers

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Environmental Protection officials rescued 32 Persian squirrels from animal traffickers in the city of Sardasht, in West Azerbaijan, Iran. (Environmental Protection of West Azerbaijan/Newsflash)

Wildlife detectives have rescued an astonishing haul of rare squirrels from animal traffickers in Iran. Police confiscated 32 of the nut-loving animals after setting up an elaborate sting posing as…

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Dog Traffickers Shipping Puppies In For Xmas Buyers Hid Maltese Puppies In Fridge

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The four Maltese puppies, who were found in a refrigerator in Cologne-Chorweiler

Several dogs, including four puppies that were hidden inside a refrigerator, have been seized from three apartments, and four women were arrested on suspicion of involvement in illegal dog trafficking.…

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