I don’t know how many of you are aware of this but today is World Rhino Day.
Here in South Africa it really touches a nerve because we have been struggling with an evil in the form or rhino poachers. They kill the rhinos, cut off their horns, and sell it because they believe that the horns have medicinal qualities. RHINO HORNS DO NOT HAVE MEDICINAL QUALITIES!
As it stand, we have one rhino dying a day. That’s crazy ridiculous!
Rhino Poaching Stats(follow the link to read more):
For more stats, visit STOP RHINO POACHING NOW! I do have to warn you, there are some very graphic images, so if you're sensitive to these things, don't go.
Jacaranda 94.2 raised more than R1 000 000 last year in an effort to help the war against poachers. The work they did, and still do, is to be admired and I'm proud to listen to a radio station who supports such a worthy cause. Here are the Top 10 things you didn't know about rhino poaching. You can read more here: Rhino Files