Black Rhino

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Texas Taxidermist Pleads Guilty In Rhino Case

Owner of Austin taxidermy shop admitted to knowingly selling a black rhino’s horn to non-Texas residents.


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Black Rhino Hunting Permit Auctioned For $350,000

A permit to hunt an endangered African black rhino sold for $350,000 at a Dallas auction held to raise money for conservation efforts but criticized by wildlife advocates.


File photo of a Black Rhino calf. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Texas Club Auctions Right To Hunt Endangered Rhino

Plans to auction a rare permit that will allow a hunter to take down an endangered black rhino are drawing criticism from some conservationists, but the organizer says the fundraiser could bring in more than $1 million that would go toward protecting the species.