Last Monday, more than 160 puppies and kittens were rescued from postal parcels in Chengdu. If no animal welfare organization finds these animals, they will be mailed to all parts of China. A package must be delivered to an address 1,700 kilometers away.
Four animals had died when it was discovered, and many other animals were infected with the virus.
These animals are sold online and packaged as ordinary postal parcels, which can be seen in the following video:
The Chinese authorities are investigating this discovery. The express company involved apologized for this.
These animals are sent as “blind boxes”. This is a very popular phenomenon in China. Consumers can buy randomly packaged products from retailers. I don’t know what’s in the box. Recently, small animals such as turtles, hamsters and spiders have also been transported in this kind of packaging.Mysterious Animal Blind Box‘. By the way, this violates Chinese regulations.