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Nature Reserve Set Aside for Rare Asian 'Unicorn'

Animals  (tags: Deer, antelope, rare, threatened, poachers )

- 2575 days ago -
The saola looks like a small deer or antelope with two horns, but is locally known as an Asian "unicorn." They are thought to number from a few dozen to a few hundred, and are threatened by poachers wanting its horns.

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Terry King (113)
Tuesday May 3, 2011, 9:59 am
I sympathise with any endangered animal but how is this two horned animal,in any way, a unicorn?

Cindy C (125)
Tuesday May 3, 2011, 7:11 pm
aww they are so sweet and i hope they wont be killed - thank you

Carol H (229)
Wednesday May 4, 2011, 5:01 am
noted, thank you Tarequl

Patricia Myers (73)
Wednesday May 4, 2011, 4:53 pm
Noted&shared thank you

Ness F (211)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 2:35 am
Noted with Thanks, yet have to agree with Terry's comment, re a two horned animal comparisson to a unicorn!

Daniel Kaula (489)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 4:15 am
May all poachers just die themselves!

None None (0)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 5:34 am

KS Goh (0)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 6:03 am
Thanks for the article.

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 8:34 am
Thanks. I thought is was called an Ox. Recently discovered, and on the brink of extinction, I hope the threat of hunting the Saola to extinction is removed with government. support..

Tami Mendoza (61)
Thursday May 5, 2011, 8:50 am

Jose Ovidio Perez Morel (50)
Sunday May 8, 2011, 9:35 pm

Jenny Dooley (830)
Wednesday May 11, 2011, 9:50 am
Shared and noted, thanks Tarequl.
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