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World Rhino Day

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World Rhino Day is on September 22 and celebrates all five species of rhino: Black, White, Greater One-Horned, Sumatran and Javan Rhinos. 

Ways To Help Save & Protect Rhinos

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Make a $10 donation to the International Rhino Foundation by simply texting the word “RHINO” to 501501 in the U.S. #TextToDonate.

 

 

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Choose to adopt any of the five Rhinos at the Sumatran Rhino Sanctuary

 

 

 

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Stop Wildlife Crime: Sign this petition

 

 

 

 

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According to National Geographic, South Africa is home to 83 percent of the roughly 26,000 rhinos left in Africa and sees the most intense poaching on the continent, with most of it happening in Kruger National Park. In 2013, a record 1,004 rhinos were killed in South Africa, a hundredfold increase since 2006, when just 10 were killed. Already this year, the country has seen 769 rhinos killed for their horns.

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