The list of the critically endangered include the black rhino and Siberian tiger and the Amur leopard of Asia.
When was the last time you saw a giraffe or a rhino proudly prodding a charred chunk of wildebeest round a barbeque?
The Indian rhino has well-developed incisor teeth and two long canine teeth in its lower jaw.
We forbid the sale of goods made from endangered species such as elephants and rhino .
Mopeds carrying live ducks, roadsides littered with dead snakes, a leopard, an elephant and a rhino were just some of the more unusual sights.
Animals like tigers, rhinos and elephants are hunted for the high mercantile value they attract in the international markets.
A good idea is to board the little train which encircles the zoo enclosure and allows you to see the giraffes, hippos, zebra, camels and rhinos .
Changes are also being introduced in the diet pattern and bread is being removed to bring in rice and milk, which is being given to monkeys, rhinos and elephants.
There are only about 30 of the rhinos left, and they ‘are very, very elusive,’ Jewell said.
That's because, left unchecked, black rhino populations can grow to the point where females are competing with other rhinos for food.