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A Veterinarian Darting

Crash of Rhinos
Craig and Donna Boddington with a nice “crash” of southern white rhinos on Otjiwa Game Ranch in Namibia. Private land has been the salvation of the rhino, but for rhinos to continue to thrive it remains essential to find ways to place value on them.

Yes, I understand “darting hunts” place value on the animal, and this is critical. Even so, I have had reservations. There is risk to the animal, which seems acceptable for necessary purposes such as collaring or for medical necessities…but seems questionable if the only real Continue reading A Veterinarian Darting