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Zoo Working to Save Rare Rhino Species with 6 Remaining
Thursday, October 23, 2014
A San Diego Zoo Safari Park official said Tuesday he’s confident the northern white rhinoceros can be brought back from the brink of extinction despite the death in Kenya of one of the seven animals remaining in the world.
Demand for rhino horn drops 38 percent in Vietnam after advertising campaigns
Thursday, October 23, 2014
A new poll finds that consumer demand for rhino horn in Vietnam has dropped precipitously following several advertising campaigns. According to the poll by the Humane Society International (HIS) and Vietnam CITES, demand has plunged 38 percent since last y
Meet the orphaned baby rhino that thinks it's a goat after forming unlikely friendship with kid at South African wildlife centre
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
The unlikely double act of a baby rhino and a kid goat have become best of friends. The rhino named Gertjie and his new friend Lammie the goat are seen fooling around and having lots of fun in an adorable two minute video filmed in Pretoria, South Africa.
Why The Extinction Of All Rhinos Could Be Catastrophic
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
One of the last northern white rhinos in the world died in Kenya this weekend, leaving the species on the brink of extinction, with only six animals left. While other species of rhinoceros, such as the southern white rhino, still roam, all five species
Zambia: Intensify Drive to Save Rhinos, Says Expert
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
A WILDLIFE expert has called for increased educational campaigns on the preservation of Rhinos to save the animals from extinction. Andy Trivella, a chief tour guide working for Black Rhino Safaris in Zimbabwe's Bulawayo city, said there was need to int
Kenya: Elderly White Rhino Dies At Ol Pejeta Conservancy
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
One of the four northern white rhinos in Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia county has died. Conservancy CEO Richard Vigne said the 34-year-old rhino was found dead on Friday morning.
Zimbabwe: First Lady Concerned With Poaching
Thursday, October 16, 2014
The future of endangered species of animals in the country is under threat and conservation efforts should be scaled up to preserve them, the First Lady Amai Grace Mugabe has said.
There's a new threat to endangered rhinos in South Africa
Thursday, October 9, 2014
The view from above is startlingly beautiful: gentle green hills roll for miles, crisscrossed only by the paths of animals tracking through what was once King Shaka Zulu’s private hunting grounds.
Black rhino is killed in Nyeri
Thursday, October 9, 2014
THE number of endangered black rhinos has reduced by one after armed poachers killed a rhino at the raided the privately owned Solio ranch in Nyeri county.
Sexy Game Rangers Strip Down to Save the Rhino
Thursday, October 9, 2014
A group of game rangers in South Africa is baring all to save the endangered African rhino. South African photographer Josie Borain, a former supermodel, created the “Rangers for Rhinos” 2015 calendar to raise funds for the Game Rangers Association of A