November 1, 2001
At the recent Symposium on relocation of Large African Mammals,
which was organised by the South African Veterinary Association's
Wildlife Group three papers were presented on rhino.
The symposium was held last week at Onderstepoort, the famous veterinary
college just outside Pretoria, South Africa.
Dr Richard Emslie, Rhino Management Group, presented two papers.
The first was "the Status and trends in African rhino numbers"
and the second was "Black Rhino Management for private land
Well known South African Vet, Peter Rogers gave an update on capture
techniques and drugs used in the capture of rhino.
These presentations are available in the form of video streaming
This technology allows for information being shared at this symposium
in South Africa to be available to those who would benefit from
it world wide.