Saving Rhinos – level 2

06-07-2018 07:00

People banned the international trade of rhino horn in 1977, but people still illegally hunt rhinos and trade their horns. Some vets in Africa are de-horning the animals to try to save them.

This is an exteme step but the WWF (an organisation which tries to help animals) says that de-horning is not dangerous for the rhinos.

Difficult words: horn (a hard thing which grows out of the rhino’s ‘nose’), ban (say that people must not do something), de-horn (remove the horns from an animal).

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