Central African Republic

Unfurling the story behind the endangered pangolin

  • The pangolin is considered the most-trafficked animal on the planet — the victim of mass poaching for bushmeat and sales of its scales, especially to China
  • Researcher Maja Gudehus: You can’t keep them more than a few days. They don’t eat, die from stress, gastritis, and other problems we don’t know yet
By AFP ·