Police in Tilburg have appealed for information following the discovery of dozens of dead reptiles which were dumped in the woods.
A council worker stumbled across the grisly find on Wednesday.
The animals – 22 snakes, 16 tortoises and a tarantula spider – were left in several crates and bags close to the road to Eindhoven in Berkel-Enschot.
The reptiles are thought to have been there for several days.
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