Mother and child White Rhinoceros. The main threat to rhinos is poaching. Although there is nothing unique in the composition of the rhino horn, it is nonetheless a highly valued component of Traditional Chinese Medicine, practiced in China, Vietnam and other parts of East Asia. It is also considered by some an aphrodisiac. Hundreds of rhinos are brutally killed for their horns every year.
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A mother and child warthog, wild members of the pig family found in grassland, savanna, and woodland in sub-Saharan Africa. Contrary to appearance, they can be domesticated as numerous stories are told about how they can be best friends with a family dog.
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