This annoys the shit out of me…~TS
Project Rhino: http://www.projectrhinokzn.org
A rare white rhino was shot 3 times in the head yesterday by poachers Thoiry Zoo west of Paris, who then used a chain saw to cut off his horn. This is the first time that poachers have attacked an animal residing in a European zoo.
The 5-year-old white rhinoceros named Vince was discovered by workers at 9:30 am. Rhino horns can sell for up to $40,000 on the black market to enter the traditional Chinese medicine market to treat gout and other problems.