Prince William visits Africa ahead of UK wildlife conference

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Britain's Prince William is in Africa this week to discuss threats to conservation ahead of a London conference on the illegal wildlife trade. The Duke of Cambrid...

Good rhino news in South Africa, where killing rate drops

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa is reporting some cautiously good news for rhinos after years in which poachers killed them in record numbers. The government said Friday that most p...

Taiwan's Leofoo Village to offer discount tickets for World Rhino Day during Mid-Autumn Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Leofoo Village Theme Park in Hsinchu County will offer nearly half price tickets to all visitors during this year’s Mid-Autumn Festival (Sep. 22 – 24) which coincides...

WildAid Response to Botswana Mass Poaching Incident

(WILDAID) - WildAid is extremely troubled by the discovery of 87 poached elephant carcasses as well as recent news reports of poachers targeting white rhinos in Botswana. The Okavang...

Danai Gurira Fights Back Against Rhino Poaching as Malaysia Seizes Rhino Horns In Transit to Vietnam

SAN FRANCISCO (WildAid) - American actress and playwright Danai Gurira is calling on the public to stand strong against rhinoceros poaching. The Black Panther star is featured in a series of bill...

Kung Fu Panda Fights Extinction

SAN FRANCISCO (WildAid) - In between his blockbuster movie releases, Po, the Kung Fu Panda, is busy championing endangered species as part of the world's largest ever wildlife conservation awarene...

10th endangered rhino dies in Kenya after botched transfer

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan wildlife authorities say a tenth critically endangered black rhino has died after being moved from the capital to a new wildlife park. The country's wild...

TASTE OF THE TOUR: Nutty pastry fingers in Mende

VALENCE, France (AP) — After a brief respite, the Tour de France heads for the heights again on Saturday when almond and hazelnut pastry fingers point the way for surviving riders through terrain feat...

Another endangered black rhino dies after Kenya transfer

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan authorities say a ninth critically endangered black rhino has died after being moved from the capital to a new wildlife park. A statement Tuesday from th...

7 endangered rhinos dead in Kenya relocation bid: Official

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A Kenyan wildlife official says seven critically endangered black rhinos are dead following an attempt to move them from the capital to a national park hundreds of kilometers awa...

7 endangered rhinos dead in Kenya relocation bid, official says; 'a complete disaster'

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — 7 endangered rhinos dead in Kenya relocation bid, official says; 'a complete disaster'

Backed by Prince Harry, conservation group expands in Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The news from Congo's Garamba National Park was grim for decades: rangers killed, an elephant population decimated by poachers, marauding armed groups and the disappearance of the ...

Once known as the awkward rhino, Stormy fathers baby

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The zookeepers just didn't think Stormy the male rhinoceros had it in him. Now, they owe him an apology. Stormy had often tried to breed with the four female rhi...

Lions kill suspected rhino poachers in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Lions have mauled to death suspected poachers who entered a South African wildlife reserve to kill rhinos. Nick Fox, owner of the Sibuya Game Reserve in Eastern C...

Scientists create hybrids in race to save rhino sub-species

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists say they're several steps closer to perfecting a method for saving the northern white rhino from extinction. Writing in the journal Nature Communications, re...