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INDONESIA: In Way Kambas, Saving the Sumatran Rhino


Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, Sumatran rhinos, protection, GoodNews )

Cal
- 363 days ago - thejakartapost.com
In Way Kambas National Park in East Lampung, a conservation center has sprung up to save the Sumatran rhino.



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Peta Clarke (30)
Monday December 23, 2013, 5:13 pm
Thanks Cal noted it is great to have some positive news .
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 3:13 am
Lets wish them success.
 

Ruth Ann W. (208)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 4:08 am
Hurray for a country/NGO standing up to do the right thing before it is too late.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 4:20 am
Noted
 

Fi T. (16)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 4:35 am
More lives are treasured
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 5:30 am
I hope it's not too late to keep the species alive.
 

Ruth S. (298)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 6:58 am
God willing!
 

. (0)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 8:19 am
Great article, Cal, thanks for sharing. This is good news.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (448)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 8:33 am
It's sad that this is the only solution to keep these animals safe.
 

bilja c. (48)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 12:37 pm
Hope they'll treat all animals better and leave forests.
 

Aileen AWAY P. (37)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 1:36 pm
Thank you for sharing.
 

pam w. (191)
Tuesday December 24, 2013, 5:27 pm
"The five rhinos at the sanctuary — Andatu, Ratu, Andalas, Rosa and Bina — get daily checkups to ward off common ailments such as tuberculosis, hepatitis and salmonella."

++++++++++++ Andalas spent some time at our zoo before being sent to meet the girls at Way Kambas. He's a charming personality and it was bittersweet when he left. These are the most vocal rhinos and it's very odd to hear them chirping and whistling to themselves! I wish we could somehow POISON the horns, so poachers would leave them alone. But....alas....it's too much to hope for.
 

(8)
Wednesday December 25, 2013, 4:00 am
Merci du partage. C'est une excellente nouvelle
 

Danuta Watola (1217)
Wednesday December 25, 2013, 5:58 am
Noted.
 

Nimue Pendragon (275)
Wednesday December 25, 2013, 8:26 pm
noted
 

(8)
Thursday December 26, 2013, 4:33 am
Notée, merci
 
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