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Their Friends Turned Into Foes, Mozambique's Rhinos Are No More


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, extinction, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 503 days ago - takepart.com
Park rangers allegedly helped poachers take down what were likely the country's last black rhinos.



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Pat B. (354)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 7:04 am
Man's greed, and inhumane abuses towards animals is horrible, and now gone.!!! So SAD.!!! TY,Cher for this.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 7:06 am
Thanks.
 

. (1)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 7:24 am
Sickening! -- Perhaps it is time to educate the next bunch of Rangers and the Asians who actually believe that Rhino horn is an aphrodisiac?
 

Mary T. (298)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 8:42 am
what is wrong with people - the people who believe the rhino horn will cure all their diseases to the poachers. just sad, we'll only get to see rhinos in the zoos
 

Kit B. (276)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 8:45 am

This is all about profit, if we can manage to remove the market from the horn, the killing will stop.

There is a pledge within the article.
 

Barbara D. (75)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 8:52 am
Greed overcomes morals and responsibility....
 

Ruth S. (307)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 8:52 am
Bastards!! All for the love of money!!
 

Katka Oelmann (215)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 9:15 am
So sad. TY Cher
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 10:37 am
Again, I read this in another posting. The idea that these poachers wer assisted, makes this all the more tragic.
 

Freya H. (307)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 12:24 pm
Vermin! May they bury all their descendants and perish while hyenas are eating their private parts.
 

Nancy Black (302)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 1:47 pm
Noted, tweeted, shared, signed all petitions on site. Tweeted and shared. Did it again, we managed to make the rhino extinct after we brought them back to the area. Need to educate people and stop poverty.
 

Kathy P. (402)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 3:24 pm
Noted. I hope somewhere hidden in the world there are live Black Rhino's. People just do not think about what they are doing.
 

Sandra Patterson (60)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 3:50 pm
noted shared & signed pledges,ty
 

Lydia Weissmuller Price (181)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 4:29 pm
And so, for a month's pay they sold their very souls.
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 5:32 pm
Stop buying stuff from China! As the Chinese business owner gets richer, more rhinos and elephants die to provide luxury items to show off one's wealth.
 

Leann Wells Huber (0)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 7:11 pm
I hope the park rangers are prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Their derreliction of duty is appalling!
 

magdika-cecilia Perez (131)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 9:07 pm
thank you
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 11:59 pm
Sadly noted.
 

Danuta Watola (1199)
Monday May 6, 2013, 2:30 am
noted
 

Deborah Martin (6)
Monday May 6, 2013, 6:47 am
The human race is like a virus, all we do if infect, spread and destroy. I felt like crying when I heard the news about the rhinos, but sadly I was not surprized.
 

Carol H. (229)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 9:40 am
sadly noted
 
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