Category: Poaching

08.27.2018

Portrait of a Rhino Poacher, Part III

While we don’t usually show graphic content, we believe that you as our supporter deserve to see, once in a…View Full Release »

08.14.2018

Portrait of a Rhino Poacher, Part II

We have carefully considered how to tell the story of the unspeakable fate met daily by poached rhinos. While we…View Full Release »

08.08.2018

Portrait of a Rhino Poacher, Part 1

We have carefully considered how to tell the story of the unspeakable fate met daily by poached rhinos. While we…View Full Release »

06.22.2018

Take Your Dog To Work Day

  Rhino dogs are hard-hitting, frontline soldiers in the fight to save rhinos. They’re loyal, agile, tenacious and brave —…View Full Release »

06.20.2018

June Rhino Champions: Rhino Protection Units

Our featured Rhino Champions for June are the Rhino Protection Units who patrol the forests of Indonesia to protect Sumatran…View Full Release »

04.30.2018

Training dogs for Anti-poaching Patrols

Some training programs require staff to don full-body, protective suits when training dogs for rhino anti-poaching patrols.

12.28.2017

Your help is urgently needed to fight poaching in Southern Africa

Driven by demand from growing markets in Vietnam and China, the poaching crisis in Africa continues. Well-equipped, highly-organized, and dangerous…View Full Release »

04.04.2017

Community Member Turns Over Weapon to Rhino Protection Unit

  The population of Sun Bear (Helarctos malayanus) is being threatened by illegal hunting in Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park…View Full Release »

03.07.2017

IRF RESPONSE TO RHINO POACHING AT THOIRY ZOO IN FRANCE

The international rhino poaching crisis has now reached Europe. Conservation groups across the world are saddened to hear of the…View Full Release »

01.02.2017

The New Rhino Protection Units are Ready for Work in 2017

After a rigorous interview process and intense training, the new RPU teams are ready to start patrolling Bukit Barisan Selatan…View Full Release »