Hope, a female rhino that survived an horrific poaching attack thanks to dramatic intervention by specialist medical staff in South Africa, recovers in a game reserve. Photo: EPA/Adrian Steirn

China Guardian ends rhino horn sales – fourth auction house to bring in global ban

  • Chinese auction house acts after Bonhams and Sotheby’s cancel rhino horn sales in Hong Kong and say they won’t hold any in future; Christie’s already had ban
  • Poly Auction the only major house yet to announce ban; wildlife campaigners say such sales encourage poaching of rhinoceroses
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Hope, a female rhino that survived an horrific poaching attack thanks to dramatic intervention by specialist medical staff in South Africa, recovers in a game reserve. Photo: EPA/Adrian Steirn
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