Our new poached rhino gets her first treatment

On Friday morning, the 22nd January 2016, the poached rhino calf that recently arrived at HESC underwent her first treatment to rehabilitate the exposed sinus cavity following her savage dehorning. A…

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The very real threat to the Rescued Rhinos @ HESC: An Update on Our Security

At the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre (HESC) we focus on the conservation of rare, vulnerable and endangered animals. The African rhino is one of the species high up on the…

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Another orphaned rhino bull arrives at HESC after his mother is poached

A young male rhino, estimated to be about 7 months old, arrived via helicopter from an un-named reserve in Hoedspruit on Tuesday 10th November. His mother had died as a…

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