ARNHEM - In Burgers' Zoo in the Dutch city Arnhem the 2.5 year old white rhinoceros Vince was Monday 9-3-2015 loaded and put on transport to the animal zoo Thoyry in France. The male rhino is part of the European breeding program. The white rhinoceros is an endangered species, because of poachers and organized crime in South Africa, who shoot hundreds of rhinos per year. To the horn of these animals is much demand, particularly from China. Chinese people believe that they got potent of using drugs of the horn. The Arnhem Zoo is in recent years very successful with breeding rhinos. In all Europ

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ARNHEM - In Burgers' Zoo in the Dutch city Arnhem the 2.5 year old white rhinoceros Vince was Monday 9-3-2015 loaded and put on transport to the animal zoo Thoyry in France. The male rhino is part of the European breeding program. The white rhinoceros is an endangered species, because of poachers and organized crime in South Africa, who shoot hundreds of rhinos per year. To the horn of these animals is much demand, particularly from China. Chinese people believe that they got potent of using drugs of the horn. The Arnhem Zoo is in recent years very successful with breeding rhinos. In all European zoos together only a dozen young white rhino's are born. Before departure, there was first some blood taken from Vince. Foto: VidiPhoto dpa - NETHERLANDS OUT - NO WIRE SERVICE -

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