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Rhino Horn Myths: Then and Now

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The rhino horn intrigue continues. For centuries, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) practitioners have touted rhino horn as a remedy for a wide array of maladies. These notions about rhino horn originated at a time when comparatively little was known about medical science – or wildlife. Apparently, the rhino’s horn was a particularly intriguing protuberance. Rhishja […]

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Five Rhino Killers Shot Dead in Kruger National Park, South Africa

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Rangers in Kruger National Park have reportedly shot and killed a total of five rhino poachers between two separate incidents. In both cases, the shootings occurred near the Mozambique border.

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