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Bloody Assault Against SA Rhinos

Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, rhino's, poaching, illegal, endangered, extinction, slaughter, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 3447 days ago -
At least 76 white and black rhinos were killed by poachers in South Africa's reserves, national parks and on private land last year, illustrating the sudden bloody assault on the country's rhino populations for their valuable horns - but the figure could

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Linda H (199)
Sunday January 11, 2009, 2:03 pm
How awful! This is terrible.Why? Their horns. disgusting.Greedy people. Thanks,Jacqueline.

Joycey B (750)
Sunday January 11, 2009, 3:34 pm
Sickening and heartbreaking. Scumbags!

Blacktiger P (247)
Sunday January 11, 2009, 6:47 pm
Shameful and this is done for what? Sexual prowess?? From HAIR? That is what the horn is, Compacted HAIR. Oh and "white rino" is a mistake from original name, which was " Wide lipped" color does not make any difference.

Jim P (3257)
Sunday January 11, 2009, 8:32 pm
Are the Chinese not well informed? Haven't they heard about Viagra, a proven sexual aid, for enhanced performances?

The wildlife park authorities and related officials need to work harder to protect the rhinos. One way would be to increase the penalty to imprisonment of a minimum of 10 years + a big hefty fine for killing a rhino, possession of rhino parts.

TY, Jacqueline.

Mirella Burgess (75)
Monday January 12, 2009, 12:47 am
It's the bloody Chinese again.
This is just horrible.
Thanks Jacqueline.
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