Black Rhino ~ extremely rare and becoming extinct, they are hunted and their horns removed while they are still alive ~ barbaric ~ please raise awareness for this magestic animal.

Black Rhino ~ extremely rare and becoming extinct, they are hunted and their horns removed while they are still alive ~ barbaric ~ please raise awareness for this magestic animal.

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Check out this infographic on the dire state of the illegal wildlife trade and get inspired to help.

Check out this infographic on the dire state of the illegal wildlife trade and get inspired to help.

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There are just 4,240 black #rhinos left in the world. Photo credit: Federico Veronesi/www.federicoveronesi.com

There are just 4,240 black #rhinos left in the world. Photo credit: Federico Veronesi/www.federicoveronesi.com

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Rhino, Motswari Game Preserve.  This type of rhino has been declared extinct.  They still exist but numbers are so low in the wild, the species will not be able to sustain itself.  ALL types of rhinos are in danger of extinction.

Rhino, Motswari Game Preserve. This type of rhino has been declared extinct. They still exist but numbers are so low in the wild, the species will not be able to sustain itself. ALL types of rhinos are in danger of extinction.

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At current poaching rates, elephants, rhinos and other African wildlife may be gone within 10 years.  Don’t let Africa’s majestic wildlife become history.

At current poaching rates, elephants, rhinos and other African wildlife may be gone within 10 years. Don’t let Africa’s majestic wildlife become history.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Endangered animals from around the world | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

INFOGRAPHIC: Endangered animals from around the world | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building

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We will not be passing on the black rhino to our children, there are only 7 left in the world, not 70, not 17, 7! Just so that thier horns can be ground up and shipped to Asian countries.

We will not be passing on the black rhino to our children, there are only 7 left in the world, not 70, not 17, 7! Just so that thier horns can be ground up and shipped to Asian countries.

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Black Rhinoceros, Kenya , declared extinct in some areas of Africa all Rhinos are facing extinction because of the mythical aphrodisiac properties attributed to ground rhino horn. The horns are worth more than their weight in gold. Warlords and poachers fueled by greed are making war on them at a frightening rate.

Black Rhinoceros, Kenya , declared extinct in some areas of Africa all Rhinos are facing extinction because of the mythical aphrodisiac properties attributed to ground rhino horn. The horns are worth more than their weight in gold. Warlords and poachers fueled by greed are making war on them at a frightening rate.

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