ARTICLES RELATING TO RHINO

Celebrities rally against rhino poaching

2014-07-03 12:41

Since 2013, rhinos have been killed every 11 hours. In response to this rising epidemic, Prince William, David Beckham and Yao Ming teamed up to spread awareness.

Rhino horn suspect a liar - court

2014-06-18 05:00

The State has accused one of two men implicated in the theft of rhino horn from the Mpumalanga Tourism and Parks Agency, of lying about being tortured into a confession.

Ranger attacked by rhino

2014-01-30 22:15

A game ranger has been seriously injured when he was attacked by a black rhino in the Mkhuze game reserve.

Will and Becks give anti-poaching campaign some horns

2013-09-19 13:24

Duke of Cambridge and David Beckham have teamed up in a Wild Aid campaign to save rhinos and elephants.

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A team from the Wildlands Conservation Trust, accompanied by Shaun Pollock, have carried out a rhino darting and tagging exercise in Zululand to fight poaching activity. See the pictures.

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Rhino hunting shock at game reserve

2013-02-18 09:00

A private game reserve in Limpopo has come under fire after offering packages to hunt rhino instead of saving them.

Have an eco-activist weekend

2012-09-19 00:00

This weekend join green-minded people round the world to clean up beaches, cut back on motorised transport and, above all, save our rhinos.

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Flying rhino

2011-11-09 11:19

Were you intrigued by the images of the rhino airlifted by its ankles? Watch this incredible video to find out more.

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SA to microchip rhinos, horns

2009-07-25 08:04

South Africa's environment department says all rhinos and rhino horns in the country must now be microchipped to deter poachers.

 

Trade in rhino horn may become legal

2014-06-30 15:26

A panel of 10 experts was established to help an inter-ministerial committee with its investigation on the possibility of legalising the rhino horn trade.

Rhino Ambulances to the rescue

2014-06-10 11:22

A Rhino Ambulance sounds like a whimsical notion from a children's storybook, but in fact it's the latest innovation from the front lines of the poaching crisis.

Hunt the black rhino to save the black rhino

2014-01-13 10:32

The Dallas Safari Club is set to auction a permit to shoot a black rhino – a fundraiser that's sparked outrage.

More ways to save rhinos

2013-07-17 11:00

A fun new mobile app and a "walking with rhinos" competition are the latest tools to protect this iconic African mammal.

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In a new tactic to prevent rhino poaching, a highly toxic substance is being injected into some South African rhinos' horns. Watch a video about the procedure.

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Seven more rhinos killed

2012-11-19 09:56

Seven rhinos, including a calf, have been slaughtered on a farm near Sun City. Watch.

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The Last Rhinos: their survival is up to us

2012-05-07 08:11

We take a look at the legendary Lawrence Anthony's magnum opus - a true conservation reality check.

Rhinos: More 'Groenewald gang' arrests

2010-10-07 21:50

Two more people linked to a rhino poaching syndicate have been arrested and 20 rhino carcasses recovered from alleged syndicate mastermind Dawie Groenewald's farm.

 
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