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Tigers, cobras, songbirds, lizards: Feds battle exotic animal smugglers in ‘Operation Jungle Book’

Operation Jungle Book, a law enforcement initiative led by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service that targeted wildlife smuggling, has resulted in federal criminal charges against defendants who allegedly participated in the illegal importation and/or transportation of numerous animal species — including a tiger, monitor lizards, cobras, Asian “lucky” fish, exotic songbirds and several coral […]