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Sudden toad invasion threatens humans and pets

1 month ago   |   By RT

Dozens of volunteers have been collecting highly toxic cane toads in the town of Chaotun in Taiwan in an attempt to contain their spread, while scientists remain puzzled by how these large amphibians found their way into the area.
“ We hope to minimize the impact brought by the invasive species by collecting them to protect our own local species ,” a volunteer from the Taiwan Amphibian Conservation Society, Guava Tsai, told NBC News.
Originating from South and Central America, cane toads, whose poison can kill a human if it gets into the eyes or mouth, have long been an issue for Australia...
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