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A record 668 rhinos were poached in S. Africa in 2012--a 50% increase over 2011. This epidemic MUST STOP. We don't want to imagine a world without rhinos. Please re-pin if you don't either.

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[> Happy World Rhino Day! Thousands of rhinos are killed every year and the population is rapidly going down. In order to the stop poaching, we need to step up and speak out to the world. There is still hope, more and more action is being taken to save the rhinos in Africa because of warm hearted people risking their lives to save another's. Today we remember the rhinos left in this world, and the people who protect them. + + +

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According to this research, rhino horns are now worth more than gold by pound. It also shows what rhino horns are most used for and they have been proven to be cures for none of them. Elephant tusks are also used solely for trinkets, jewelry, and other luxury items. They are endangered in Africa among other animals.

According to this research, rhino horns are now worth more than gold by pound. It also shows what rhino horns are most used for and they have been proven to be cures for none of them. Elephant tusks are also used solely for trinkets, jewelry, and other luxury items. They are endangered in Africa among other animals.

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