July 21, 2024

Cecil the lion

Who was Cecil? Cecil was a lion who lived primarily in the Hwange National Park in Matabeleland, North Zimbabwe. He was a major attraction for the park  and was well known around the world for his exquisite mane and imposing looks. Cecil was studied and tracked by a research team of the University of Oxford […]

The cruelty of rhino poaching

Rhinoceros poaching is still at crisis levels, according to the South African government. What is rhino poaching? Rhino poaching is when a rhino is killed illegally by poachers Why are the rhinos being poached? Rhinos are poached for their horns, believed to have special qualities for sexual prowess by ignorant Eastern cultures. Rhino poaching has escalated […]