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Only six white rhinos left in the world

Only six white rhinos left in the world

Haley Warwick, Staff

December 3, 2014


Filed under Features, Nation/World, Top Stories

With six Northern White Rhinoceros left in the world, Steven Taylor, assistant director of conversation, education, and collection at the Louisville Zoo said the subspecies is functionally extinct. Taylor said all rhinoceros have been hunted for their horns, which are used for medical purposes mainly...