Tourists on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali may be unknowingly eating dog meat, but could the tourists be driving this illegal trade?
Best known for its viral self-portrait, the crested black macaque is also a part of the local indigenous community's diet. But an appetite for bush meat is among the factors threatening the iconic monkey's survival.
Malaysian officials seized nearly a ton of African pangolin scales at the Kuala Lumpur airport. The mammals are the most trafficked animal in the world, as demand for their scales and meat continues to grow in Asia.
A tiny fishing village in Mexico used to be the center of the country's sea turtle slaughter industry. Now, it's become an ecotourism haven - thanks to a different kind of turtle power.
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