rhino horn

rhino horn

the radiographic appearance of calcified periosteum stripped caudal to a femoral fracture.
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A prominent American investigator of the illegal ivoryand rhino horn trade has been found dead in his Nairobi home with a stab wound in his neck, media reported.
Thai police have arrested an alleged kingpin in Asia's illegal trade in endangered species, dealing a blow to family-run syndicate that smuggles elephant ivory, rhino horn and tiger parts to Chinese and Vietnamese dealers.
Pound for pound, a rhino horn is worth more than heroin or gold or platinum," Allan said.
Harrow Crown Court heard how three rhino horns, two elephant tusks and four hippo teeth were seized after being found in his attic by search dogs trained to identify the scent of rhino horn.
Namibia has one of the largest black rhino populations in the world but is under threat from the lucrative market in rhino horn.
Mr Hume believes that the only way to ensure the rhino does not become extinct is through farming the animals on a large scale and legalising the sale of rhino horn globally.
The Minister had also stressed that the international trade in rhino horn for commercial purposes.
Muscat: Omani Khanjar (dagger) makers are already using recycled materials after the government's ban on using rhino horn came into force, according to a number of people engaged in the industry.
Writing on the auction's website, he argued that "the demand for rhino horn is high, and open trading of the horn has the potential to satisfy this demand to prevent rhino poaching.
Writing on the auction's website, he argued that 'the demand for rhino horn is high, and open trading of the horn has the potential to satisfy this demand to prevent rhino poaching.
In the wild, a huge surge in illegal poaching, driven by a global increase in demand for rhino horn to supply the traditional Asian medicine market, has resulted in around 95% of all rhinos being wiped out in the last century.
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