On April 17, celebrity couple Johnny Depp and Amber Heard looked uncharacteristically serious as they issued a verbal apology via the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources for illegally bringing their pet pooches, Pistol and Boo, into Australia. They could have been jailed for up to 10 years and the dogs euthanized.
The large continent nation is well-known for its strict biosecurity laws that are in place to protect its rich and diverse ecosystem, as well as its valuable agricultural industry.
Watch the apology video here:
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