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Rhino horns surgically removed
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Rhinos in the Kragga Kamma Game Reserve in Port Elizabeth have had their horns surgically removed, this in the hope to reverse the threat of poaching.
Rhino counter-poaching ops boosted by millions of rands
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Tucked away in Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa’s budget vote address last week was a sentence that will boost the efforts of those involved in the fight against rhino poaching in South Africa.
South Africa: Team Effort Only Way to Beat Rhino Poaching
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Strong partnerships between different role players in and around the Kruger National Park (KNP) remains the key to defeating the scourge of rhino poaching.
Maize maze shaped like rhino head at Birchington museum
Thursday, July 24, 2014
A maize maze has been shaped like a rhino head to raise awareness of how rare the species are becoming because of the threat from poachers.
This Critically Endangered Baby Rhino Is An Adorable Addition To A Species In Need
Thursday, July 24, 2014
This sweet little rhino is not only impossibly cute, he's also critically endangered. Born on July 12, the black rhino calf, who doesn't have a name yet, is a "significant birth," according to staff at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park.
Rhino plan under wraps
Thursday, July 24, 2014
SANParks was at pains yesterday to play down earlier reports that it was planning to sell and relocate some of its rhinos to save them from poachers.
Indian rhinos to be star attraction at Mysore zoo this Dasara season
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Virat and Bobbli are new to Mysore and are taking time to adjust. The Indian one-horned rhinoceros were checked into the Mysore quietly in the wee hours of Monday and are doing well.
San Diego Zoo Welcomes Calf of Critically Endangered Male Black Rhino
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
The staff of the San Diego Zoo Safari Park is thrilled to announce the birth of a male black rhino, who is the 15th rhino calf born at the Park.
SanParks denies sale of Kruger National Park rhino
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
SANParks on Sunday denied that the Kruger National Park (KNP) planned on moving 500 of its rhino out of the park and selling half of them to private buyers
Female rhino, calf killed after poacher attack at Ol Pejeta
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
An eight year old female black Rhino named Malkia and her calf were killed after an attack by poachers at the Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Laikipia on Thursday .