A pangolin in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: AP A pangolin in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: AP
A pangolin in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: AP
Animals

Pangolins: multimillion-dollar animal faces extinction as trade thrives

  • High demand has made the pangolin the most commonly illegally traded mammal in the world, conservationists say
  • With the trade across Asia murky yet lucrative, the animal faces extinction if the business remains unchecked

Topic |   Animals
A pangolin in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: AP A pangolin in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: AP
A pangolin in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: AP
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