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Stowaway Mongooses

Fijian mongooses have hit the headlines in Tonga. Quarantine authorities there will consider fumigating containers arriving from Fiji after they found five mongooses inside one, according to Radio New Zealand.
16 Jun 2016 09:47
Stowaway  Mongooses

Fijian mongooses have hit the headlines in Tonga.

Quarantine authorities there will consider fumigating containers arriving from Fiji after they found five mongooses inside one, according to Radio New Zealand.

Radio and Television Tonga News reports two of the mammals died, two escaped and one remains at the container owner’s premises.

The Quarantine Department is working to deal with the problem.

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