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Aug 22, 2007

Rhinos in Royal Belum Under Threat visit site
Animals  (tags: kuala lumpur, wildlife, sumatran rhinos, threatendangered, extinction )

Jacquelin
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- 3 days ago - article.wn.com
KUALA LUMPUR: The news is grim for Sumatran rhinos in the Belum forest of Perak. The area has long been considered one of the last strongholds of the highly-endangered species, but a recent survey by WWF-Malaysia revealed that this...
 


ERA ENDS AT HOUSTON ZOO WITH PASSING OF LONG TIME RESIDENT Southern White Rhino “Bu” Lived at the Zoo Since 1971 - Video visit site
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June
StarsButterfliesGold Notes
- 3 days ago - houstonzoo.org
An era that spanned four decades ended Thursday, August 16 with the passing of a long time Houston Zoo resident and gentle ambassador for his kind. Samburu, a Southern white rhino passed away early Thursday morning.

Jul 28, 2007

RHINOS in the NEWS . . . Please  NOTE  &  CROSS-POST!  


Zimbabwe to Dehorn Rhinos in a Bid to Prevent Poaching visit site
Animals  (tags: Africa, Zimbabwe, rhino, poaching, de-horning, wildlife protection, wildlife trafficking, wildlife preservation methods )

Rooibos
Stars\\
- 1 day ago - citizen.co.za
Authorities in Zimbabwe, where the rhinoceros population is under threat from poachers, have launched a massive dehorning exercise, reports said Thursday.
Second Last White Rhino Poached in Zambia visit site
Animals  (tags: Africa, Zambia, poaching, wildlife, rhino, white rhino, species extinction, hunting, stealing, extermination, human encroachment )

Rooibos
Stars\\
- 1 day ago - citizen.co.za
Poachers have shot the last two white rhinos in Zambia, killing one and wounding the other, in a night operation at the Mosi-Oa-Tunya national park in Livingstone, an official said on Tuesday.
Poaching Spree Raises Alarm Over India's Rare Rhinos visit site
Science & Tech  (tags: Poaching, spree, raises, alarm, over, India's, rare, rhinos )

Esther
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- 2 days ago - news.yahoo.com
KAZIRANGA, India (AFP) - At least 10 rare one-horned rhinos have been killed this year at a sanctuary in northeast India by poachers who are increasingly outwitting forest guards, a wildlife officer said Sunday.

Wildlife Auctions: Last of the White Rhino - Going, Going, Gone visit site
Animals  (tags: Africa, South Africa, wildlife auctions, game reserves, big game hunting, wildlife, wildlife population distributions, game ranch )

Rooibos
Stars\\
- 1 day ago - citizen.co.za
Every year KNZ Wildlife auctions off surplus animals from around 90 provincial parks to private game farms, whose business revolves around organizing game drives and hunts for tourists. Businessmen from the United States particularly are said to pay hands
Second Last White Rhino Poached in Zambia visit site
Animals  (tags: Africa, Zambia, poaching, wildlife, rhino, white rhino, species extinction, hunting, stealing, extermination, human encroachment )

Rooibos
Stars\\
- 1 day ago - citizen.co.za
Poachers have shot the last two white rhinos in Zambia, killing one and wounding the other, in a night operation at the Mosi-Oa-Tunya national park in Livingstone, an official said on Tuesday.
SOUTH AFRICA: Two Nabbed With Rhino Horn visit site
Animals  (tags: South Africa, customs seizure, CITIES, Green Scorpions, wildlife trafficking, endangered species, endangered species enforcement )

Rooibos
Stars\\
- 1 day ago - citizen.co.za
Two Vietnamese nationals were arrested at OR Tambo International airport on Tuesday in possession of four rhino horns, the department of environmental affairs and tourism said. a shipment of coral, listed as a species banned for trade under the Convention
Poachers Drive Rhinos Closer to Extinction visit site
Animals  (tags: extinction, killing, rhinos, poaching )

Betty
Stars\\
- 3 days ago - news.scotsman.com
Black rhino numbers declined by a staggering 98 per cent between 1970 and 1992, largely supplying the Far East medicine trade. At one stage, the southern white rhino was believed to be extinct.
How We Can Save Rhinos visit site
World  (tags: rhino, rhinos. rhinoceros, consrvation, conserve, extinct, extinction, threatened, endangered, wildlife, animal, animals, africa, india, protection, poach, poaching )

Cosmic Rh
Stars\\
- 3 days ago - worldwidebackpacker.com
The results of poaching. Why it is so important for all of us to help conservation organisations like Save the Rhino International...Rangers and Anti Poaching Units in Africa and Indonesia regularly put their lives on the line to conserve OUR wildlife ...
Indian Rhino Conceived By Insemination visit site
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June
Stars\\
- 4 days ago - dsc.discovery.com
The world's first Indian rhino baby to be conceived by artificial insemination is due during Christmas week at the Cincinnati Zoo. "I think it's a remarkable achievement, an incredibly important success," said Evan Blumer,
Cincinnati Zoo Inseminates Indian Rhino visit site
Animals  (tags: zoo, wildlife, rhino, insemination )

Jacquelin
Stars\\
- 4 days ago - foxnews.com
CINCINNATI — The world's first Indian rhino baby to be conceived by artificial insemination is due during Christmas week at the Cincinnati Zoo. "I think it's a remarkable achievement, an incredibly important success," said Dr. Evan Blumer, a board member
Cincinnati Zoo Anticipates Birth of Indian Rhino visit site
Animals  (tags: wildlife, zoo, rhino, birth )

Jacquelin
Stars\\
- 5 days ago - article.wn.com
CINCINNATI—The world's first Indian rhino baby to be conceived by artificial insemination is due during Christmas week at the Cincinnati Zoo. "I think it's a remarkable achievement, an incredibly important success," said Dr. Evan Blumer, a board member of
Baviaanskloof Black Rhino Falls to Its Death in ‘Unfortunate‘ Cliff Incident visit site
Animals  (tags: black rhino, wild animals, cliff accident, endangered )

Simone
Stars\\
- 5 days ago - theherald.co.za
ONE of six black rhinos reintroduced into the Baviaanskloof last month has died in a bizarre accident in which it walked off the edge of a 50 metre cliff. Eastern Cape Parks Board cluster manager Wayne Erlank said yesterday the rhino had been released
USA: Man in Portland, Oregon Pleads Guilty to Selling Rhino Horn visit site
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Cosmic Rh
Stars\\
- 16 days ago - oregonlive.com
Only about 3,100 African black rhinoceroses remain in the wild. But an herbal shop owner in Portland's Chinatown pleaded guilty Tuesday to selling the ground-up horn of one of the highly endangered animals, though he said in an interview that the horn ...
 

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Jul 3, 2007

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Zimbabwe: Rhino Dehorning Stopped visit site
Animals  (tags: wildlife, africa, AnimalCruelty, endangered, extinction, protection, rhino )

Jacquelin
Jacqueline has received 163 new, 4732 total stars from Care2 membersJacqueline has been awarded 1630 butterflies for taking action at Care2Jacqueline has 484 Golden Notes.
- 6 days ago - allafrica.com
THE rhino dehorning exercise that started last month has been temporarily stopped owing to logistical complications, national wildlife veterinary surgeon Dr Chris Foggin said yesterday. Dr Foggin said the operation stopped early this month after they h
WHITE RHINO SAVED - BY YOU! visit site
Animals  (tags: rhino, white rhino, endangered, Good News, protection, wildlife, animal )

Rebecca
Rebecca has received 1 new, 8 total stars from Care2 membersRebecca has been awarded 35 butterflies for taking action at Care2Rebecca has 2 Golden Notes.
- 6 days ago - mirror.co.uk
After 46 years the white rhino is guaranteed survival.. and it's all down to YOU!
WHITE RHINO SAVED - BY YOU visit site
Animals  (tags: White Rhino, endangered, extinction, survival, protection, wildlkife, poaching, smuggling, hunting )

Simone
Simone has received 136 new, 1884 total stars from Care2 membersSimone has been awarded 325 butterflies for taking action at Care2Simone has 1778 Golden Notes.
- 6 days ago - mirror.co.uk
THE collective term for rhinos is "a crash". And deep in a South African game reserve, where we are waiting in the Bush, one particular crash is getting closer. Above us a helicopter is closing in on two white rhinos. It hits one with a dart gun, then
Crime Gangs, Horns Demand Threaten African Rhinos visit site
Animals  (tags: wildlife, endangered, death, slaughter )

Brandy D.
Brandy D. has received 73 new, 120 total stars from Care2 membersBrandy D. has been awarded 133 butterflies for taking action at Care2Brandy D. has 4 Golden Notes.
- 10 days ago - news.yahoo.com
AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - The rise of organized criminal gangs trading in rhino horns has boosted poaching in some African countries, putting the endangered animals at risk, conservation groups and a U.N. wildlife pact said on Wednesday.
RSPCA to Probe Deaths of Zoo Elephant, Rhino visit site
Animals  (tags: animals, zoo, rspca, death, investigation, australia, sydney, dubbo, rhino, elephant )

Chrissy
Chrissy has received 56 new, 164 total stars from Care2 membersChrissy has been awarded 53 butterflies for taking action at Care2Chrissy has 9 Golden Notes.
- 20 days ago - news.com.au
THE RSPCA is to investigate the deaths of an elephant and a pregnant rhinoceros at two NSW zoos. The elephant, named Cheri, died on the weekend at Dubbo's Western Plains Zoo, while the rhino, Kua, died at Sydney's Taronga Zoo last week.
Rare Rhino Fills Up Before Long Journey to the Wilds of Africa visit site
Animals  (tags: Rhino, threatened, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, conservation )

Johanna
Johanna has received 45 new, 58 total stars from Care2 membersJohanna has been awarded 71 butterflies for taking action at Care2Johanna has 25 Golden Notes.
- 23 days ago - timesonline.co.uk
An endangered black rhino born and reared at animal parks in Kent is handed a final meal before travelling to Africa to be released into the wild.
Convention Calls for Border Controls to Protect Rhinos - 09 Jun 2007 - NZ Herald: New Zealand and International Environment News visit site
Animals  (tags: animal, AnimalWelfare, slaughter, rhinos, endangered, poaching )

Jacki
Jacki has received 48 new, 85 total stars from Care2 membersJacki has been awarded 1170 butterflies for taking action at Care2Jacki has 24 Golden Notes.
- 25 days ago - nzherald.co.nz
The rise of organised criminal gangs trading in rhino horns has boosted poaching in some African countries, putting the endangered animals at risk, conservation groups and a UN wildlife pact say.
White Rhino Killed in Zambian National Park By Suspected Poachers visit site
Animals  (tags: White Rhinos, endangered, extinction )

Simone
Simone has received 136 new, 1884 total stars from Care2 membersSimone has been awarded 325 butterflies for taking action at Care2Simone has 1778 Golden Notes.
- 25 days ago - english.people.com.cn
The Wildlife and Environmental Conservation Society of Zambia is saddened over the killing of a female white rhino in the Mosi-Oa-Tunya National Park in Livingstone by suspected poachers. Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation Thursday quoted
Poachers Drive Rhinos Closer to Extinction visit site
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June
June has received 135 new, 1494 total stars from Care2 membersJune has been awarded 738 butterflies for taking action at Care2June has 1155 Golden Notes.
- 25 days ago - news.scotsman.com
INCREASINGLY sophisticated criminal gangs trading in rhino horn are to blame for a surge in poaching, pushing African populations of the endangered species closer to extinction, according to a report published by
 


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