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Rhino poaching soars as South Africa ponders legalising trade - Wildlife News

Rhino poaching soars as South Africa ponders legalising trade - Wildlife News | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Wildlife NewsRhino poaching soars as South Africa ponders legalising tradeWildlife NewsHorns look great on rhinos but at £250000 value each many are being trimmed to save the animal from poachers.
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Rhino horn for sale - A303567 - South Africa - Durban - en - Kerawa ...

Rhino horn for sale - A303567 - South Africa - Durban - en - Kerawa ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
A303567 : Rhino horn for sale : South Africa / Durban : We are private trade african poachers we supply fresh rhino horns and other,world wide,We render a safe and direct...
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Air show highlights rhino plight - The New Age Online

Air show highlights rhino plightThe New Age OnlineThe fight against rhino poaching literally took to the skies last week when a rhino was airlifted in a breathtaking “Skydive for Rhino” at the 2012 Durban Air Show.
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Video On Rhino Poaching « Ann Novek–With the Sky as the Ceiling ...

Video On Rhino Poaching « Ann Novek–With the Sky as the Ceiling ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The scene cuts to an unidentified Vietnamese man, who tells viewers he bought a rhino horn because his friend told him it would help him. “I decided to buy it because I'm getting old and I need some medicine,” he says.
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Pretoria Seeks New Ways To Fight Rhino Poaching - Bernama

Pretoria Seeks New Ways To Fight Rhino Poaching - Bernama | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Pretoria Seeks New Ways To Fight Rhino PoachingBernamaThe department said South Africa would continue all its efforts locally and internationally to address the on-going scourge.
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Govt Seeks New Avenues to Fight Rhino Poaching - AllAfrica.com

Govt Seeks New Avenues to Fight Rhino Poaching - AllAfrica.com | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Govt Seeks New Avenues to Fight Rhino PoachingAllAfrica.comEnvironmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa has amended the norms and standards for the marking of rhinoceros and rhinoceros horns, and for the hunting of rhinoceros for trophy hunting purposes...
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Trio in court for rhino horn trade

Trio in court for rhino horn trade | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
A fruit and vegetable vendor, a Transnet employee and a driving school owner will appear in the Durban Magistrate's Court on charges of dealing in rhino horns.
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Legal rhino trade 'not a solution'

Legal rhino trade 'not a solution' | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The legal trading of rhino horn will cause even more activity within the black market, animal activists say.
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Legal rhino trade 'not a solution' - Moneyweb.co.za

Legal rhino trade 'not a solution' - Moneyweb.co.za | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Independent OnlineLegal rhino trade 'not a solution'Moneyweb.co.zaThe legal trading of rhino horn will cause even more activity within the black ...
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Farming wild animals 'needs more thought' - Citizen

Farming wild animals 'needs more thought' - Citizen | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Farming wild animals 'needs more thought'CitizenOpening trade on rhino horn could potentially increase the demands of ... The effects rhino farming would have on rhino's themselves had not even been ...
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Govt welcomes funds to fight rhino poaching | All ZA News

Govt welcomes funds to fight rhino poaching | All ZA News | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The money would be used for, among other things, the "enhancement of forensic-based technologies", including DNA identification of rhino horn, the department said in a statement on Wednesday. "Advances in...
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90-year-old WWII parachuter to skydive again - Gaston Gazette

90-year-old WWII parachuter to skydive again - Gaston Gazette | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
90-year-old WWII parachuter to skydive againGaston Gazette90-year-old WWII parachuter to skydive again | skydive, wwii, year, old, parachuter, shelby.and more »...
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Sumatran rhino born in captivity

Sumatran rhino born in captivity | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
A Sumatran rhinoceros, one of the world's most endangered species, gives birth in Indonesia, the fourth recorded case of one being born in captivity.
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Chinese national gets eight years for rhino horn possession - Legalbrief (subscription)

Chinese national gets eight years for rhino horn possession - Legalbrief (subscription) | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Chinese national gets eight years for rhino horn possessionLegalbrief (subscription)Magistrate Hasani Samuel Mashimbye yesterday said during sentencing that the complainant in the matter was in fact SA as a country since rhino horn, elephant tusks...
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Norwich Castle rhino horn theft bid: Second man arrested - BBC News

Norwich Castle rhino horn theft bid: Second man arrested - BBC News | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
BBC NewsNorwich Castle rhino horn theft bid: Second man arrestedBBC NewsA second man is arrested over the failed attempt to steal a £240000 rhino horn from Norwich Castle Museum.and more »...
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"Say no to C.I.T.E.S lifting the ban on Rhino horn trade"

"Say no to C.I.T.E.S lifting the ban on Rhino horn trade" | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
BEFORE SEPTEMBER 2012 WE NEED 100,000+ SIGNATURES AND VOICES OR THE RHINO AND OTHER ENDANGERED SPECIES WILL LOOSE THEIR VOICE
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Would-be rhino horn raiders exit museum with worthless warthog tusks - This is Hull and East Riding

Would-be rhino horn raiders exit museum with worthless warthog tusks - This is Hull and East Riding | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Would-be rhino horn raiders exit museum with worthless warthog tusksThis is Hull and East RidingTHIEVES stole two valueless warthog tusks from a Pocklington museum after failing to get their hands on a rhino horn.Rhino horn, an ingredient in...
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Bonjour Planet Earth: China bans shark fin soup at state banquets...

Bonjour Planet Earth: China bans shark fin soup at state banquets... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
Still, the decision to stop serving shark fin soup at official functions was welcomed by environmental campaigners. Experts have long cautioned that soaring demand for the soup over the past two decades has imperiled shark ...
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Poachers kill Rhino in Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary - Hindustan Times

An adult male rhino was killed by poachers inside the Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary in Morigaon district of Assam.
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MPs: lower fines will net more poachers | Expat Update - Cyprus ...

“Court action is a much bigger deterrent than an on-the-spot fine,” he said, describing it as a weakening of anti-poaching legislation “when we have a growing problem”. The problem of audio devices has become a real ...
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On-The-Ground Fight Essential to Rhino's Future - Care2.com (blog)

On-The-Ground Fight Essential to Rhino's Future - Care2.com (blog) | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
On-The-Ground Fight Essential to Rhino's FutureCare2.com (blog)Rhino horns are worth more than gold. ...
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The tragedy of untraditional medicine - VietNamNet Bridge

The tragedy of untraditional medicine - VietNamNet Bridge | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The tragedy of untraditional medicineVietNamNet BridgeIn traditional Chinese medicine, shaved or ground rhino horn has been used for ... Over the past few years, rhino horn has even been suggested to cure cancer.
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Put Foot Rally 2012: A report from the road : RISKAFRICA

Put Foot Rally 2012: A report from the road : RISKAFRICA | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
The great news is that nearly R 500 000 has already been raised for the Put Foot Foundation and anti-poaching teams are the big beneficiary along with a school shoe drop in Zambia. Of course, we've also been busy meeting our readers and ...
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Free eBook w/Video: POACHED! The tragic story of Geza the Rhino

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Anthony Marr: Media release: Shark-fin ban urged for Vancouver ...

Anthony Marr: Media release: Shark-fin ban urged for Vancouver ... | Save our Rhino and all animals...this is what it looks like!!!!! | Scoop.it
"Other than shark-finning being exceedingly cruel, half of all shark species are endangered," says Anthony Marr. "Every year, 75-90 million sharks of various species are killed for their fins, with the rest of their still-alive bodies ...
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