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Prince Harry On The Front Line In War Against Poachers
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Prince Harry is waging war against rhino hunters. The 30-year-old is turning the hunters into the hunted as he joins up with a specialist Army unit in the Kruger Park reserve, South Africa. Having been flown in to join "Operation Corona", the milita
South Africa counts carcasses as rhino poaching surges
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Poachers have killed record numbers of rhinos in South Africa in recent years, but some conservationists believe the toll could be higher than the official figures.
Zoo rhino treatment gets Rhino Resource Centre recognition
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
The 'hands free wound treatment' method developed by veterinarians of Kanpur zoo has got international accreditation by Rhino Resource Centre (RRC), the world's largest rhino information centre.
Sweet Orphaned Baby Rhino Who Tried to Adopt a Car as His New Mother is Rescued
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Today we bring you the incredible rescue story of Donnie, a scared and confused baby rhino who was orphaned at the hands of poachers in Kruger National Park. After his mother’s death, Donnie, heartbreakingly, tried to adopt cars passing through the park
San Diego Zoo going to lab to save rhino species
Thursday, August 6, 2015
The effort to save the northern white rhino is moving to the lab. The San Diego Zoo Safari Park is home to Nola, one of four remaining northern white rhinos in the world. "Every day with Nola is definitely a blessing," said zookeeper Jane Kennedy.
Delicate operation shifts one-tonne rhino out of poaching hotspot
Thursday, August 6, 2015
Delicate operation shifts one-tonne rhino out of poaching hotspot
US airlines ban shipment of hunting 'trophies'
Wednesday, August 5, 2015
The big three U.S. airlines have all this week banned the shipment of hunting trophies, although it is unclear how many — if any — they have been carrying in recent years. Delta Air Lines was the first to announce the change Monday, saying that it would
Donnie the Rhino Orphan On Road to Recovery
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
A baby rhino which lost his mother to poaching in the Kruger National Park at the weekend ended up flanking a tourist's car with almost the same colouring as himself.
Rare rhino dies at Czech zoo, leaving just four northern white rhino on Earth
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Northern white rhino on brink of extinction after deaths of male in San Diego zoo last year and female named Nabire in Czech Republic this week
How the Internet of things is protecting endangered rhinos
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
GPS, heart rate monitors and bit of rhinoplasty at work. African rhinos and other endangered creatures are getting some high-tech help in the fight against poachers. Thanks to a new project supported by the International Humane Society, called Project R