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A Blessing on World Rhino Day

The emotional attachment and pride South Africans feel for the rhinoceros can be seen through the growing populations of the species within our borders. South Africa is viewed as the primary custodian of Africa’s rhinos. With approximately 93% and 40% of total white and black rhino populations found in our country respectively. Rhino poaching is[…]

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Peace Parks Foundation

Peace Parks Foundation, under the auspices of the Rhino Protection Programme, has provided funding to support the development of the eRhODIS application, intended to simplify the collection of DNA data from the field for real-time input to RhODIS.

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RhODIS® Scientific Workshop 2016 Press Release

Delegates visited a rhino crime scene in Kruger National Park © Dr Cindy Harper Pretoria, South Africa, 28th June 2016—The international expansion of rhino horn DNA testing was announced at the RhODIS® Rhino DNA Scientific workshop  in South Africa at Kruger National Park and the University of Pretoria’s Veterinary Genetics Lab (VGL) which concluded on[…]