Spotlight: The Giant Panda

Pyrenean ibex, Baiji Dolphin, Western Black Rhinoceros and the Japanese River Otter have all recently been declared extinct. How long until the Giant Panda(Ailuropoda melanoleuca) is to join this list? With less than 2000 recorded in the wild and only a handful more in captivity, the Giant Pandas time, sadly, may come sooner rather thanContinue reading “Spotlight: The Giant Panda”

Rhinocerosā€™s in South Africa: A grim 2012

(Nearly 2 months since my last post SORRY , I am going to blame it on Christmas šŸ˜‰ ) South Africa is very well known for its Rhinoceros populations and it is no wonder given it is home to over Ā¾ of the worlds Rhinoceros. The five main species alive today are the White, Black,Continue reading “Rhinocerosā€™s in South Africa: A grim 2012”