A growing number of people in Germany buy exotic animals, only to abandon them soon afterwards. The animal shelter in Mannheim has built a reptile house to accommodate all those unwanted snakes and iguanas.
Mount Agung has been rumbling since August, with a sharp increase in seismic activity over the past 10 days. Despite this, authorities are now telling some evacuees that it's time to go back home.
A court in western Germany has sentenced a man to 11 and a half years in jail for raping a student who was camping in a wilderness area with her boyfriend. The judge said the young couple had “feared for their lives.”
Who is more qualified to help migrants and refugees than other migrants and refugees? That's the premise of AfricanTide, an organization that runs daycares, German classes and a shelter for refugees in Dortmund, Germany.
Not content with a humble hamster or cuddly cat, some opt for a more exotic pet like a snake or monkey. But taking wild animals into your home is rarely a good idea.
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