Tiger cub trading in Thailand
12 March 2013 Last updated at 16:56 GMT
Talks on ways to stop the trade in endangered species are reaching a conclusion in Bangkok, Thailand.
The city is one of the world's centres for the illegal trade in exotic animals, such as Bengal Tigers.
Fifteen thousand live animals were rescued from traffickers in the last year.
However, being saved from the traffickers does not always mean freedom, as BBC reporter Jonah Fisher reports.