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Zimbabwe: Four White Rhinos Poached On New Year's Day


Animals  (tags: wildlife, slaughter, killing, endangered, cruelty )

Jill
- 683 days ago - allafrica.com
Four white rhinos were on New Year's Day poached at Thertford Estate in Mazowe.



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Teresa W. (694)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 5:50 am
Horrible!
 

Donna Hamilton (147)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 7:36 am
Tragic. Noted, thanks Jill.
 

Pat A. (116)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 7:55 am
Awful, awful news.
 

Alice C. (1797)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 9:35 am
White rhinos need better protection from poachers. This is insane and can't continue : (
 

Ruth S. (303)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 1:01 pm
Whoever killed them may God grant them no more no less what they deserve.
 

Mary T. (185)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 2:45 pm
Horrible news.
 

Evelyn B. (79)
Saturday January 5, 2013, 4:56 pm
Noted Tks. Jill.... This is disgusting and sooo horrible... It's time to shoot Poachers make them the hunted..
 

Danuta Watola (1210)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 1:18 am
Noted
 

Tanya W. (53)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 1:44 am
Sadly noted. There needs to be harsher penalties, better resources to manage & protect the rhinos as well as to chase down the low llfes that commit these abysmal acts of violence.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 1:55 am
noted, very sad
 

janet f. (29)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 2:41 am
I don't even know what to say. Four animals in one day is beyond tragic.
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (383)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 2:49 am
Disgusting horrific bastards! There is not much more to say to this!
 

Gysele van Santen (213)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 2:56 am
that's a really effed up way to start the new year. no respect for life. may the poachers & ppl buying the products reap what they sow.
 

Fi T. (16)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:07 am
Please help these poor animals
 

ellen m. (222)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:46 am
Disgusting.
And the fact that they even bother to put a monetary value on these animals speaks volumes.
Maybe it is time for the UN to step in?
 

Waltraud U. (82)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 5:18 am
TY
 

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 6:16 am
Sadly noted
 

Christeen Anderson (534)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 7:23 am
I am quite saddened by this news.
 

Chrissie H. (22)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 8:15 am
Why isn't more done to protect endangered animals from being slaughtered by poachers'whose only motive is greed? The authorities know they should protect them but do little or nothing to prevent it and so it keeps happening. Absolutely shocking!
 

janet stothers (17)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 9:26 am
this is why automatic guns should be banned NOTHING OF ANY GOOD EVER COMES FROM THEM EXCEPT DEATH
 

janet stothers (17)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 9:28 am
I THINK THE POACHERS SHOULD BE SHOT ON SITE
 

LMj Sick Sunshine (134)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 12:44 pm
Heartbreaking news.
 

Suheyla C. (229)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 12:49 pm
Thanks
 

Natalie V. (27)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 2:35 pm
sadly noted
 

Kim O. (398)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 2:46 pm
What a shitty way to start a fresh year off. Once again, the only way to stop this is to put a huge bounty out on the poachers. Live by the gun, die by the gun. Thanks Jill. Let's hope maybe this year some help comes to the rhinos.
 

Henriette Matthijssen (148)
Sunday January 6, 2013, 3:11 pm
Those that takes someone else's life needs to be hanged! A waste of life! Thanks Jill.
 

Nimue Pendragon (270)
Monday January 7, 2013, 12:58 am
Bastards.
 

Engele van Zyl (38)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 12:48 am
noted and shared. when will the poaching ever stop.
 
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