GUARDIA Civil officers in Madrid have seized a Gibraltarian monkey which they found in a car heading for France. They saw a basket in the back of the car, and the driver tried to convince them it had a dog in it.
But when police opened the basket, they found a Gibraltar monkey, which is an endangered species.
The driver was unable to show any documentation for the animal, so it was taken by the Guardia Civil’s environmental wing, SEPRONA and is being housed in the Acuárium Zoo in Madrid until the alleged owner can prove it is his monkey.
If it had managed to get into France, don’t worry because it would never have made it into the UK because-