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Czech Zoo Saws Off Rhinos' Horns To Protect Them From Poachers

By Nina Golgowski

When it comes to threats against the lives of its animals, a zoo in the Czech Republic is taking every precaution possible.

The Dvůr Králové Zoo has begun sawing off their rhinos’ horns after poachers broke into a French zoo earlier this month and slaughtered a rhino for the prized item.

Officials sedated the first of 21 rhinos at the zoo on Monday before using a chainsaw to carefully slice the thick …read more

Source:: Huffington Post Green