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26 May 2017 00:03 (South Africa)

Rhino poachers resort to poison

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

A heap of poisoned cabbage halves were found on a game farm in Mookgophong (Naboomspruit) at the weekend, according to Wildlife Ranching South Africa. The cabbages were found only 100m away from where the rhinos were grazing, and picked up before they could cause any harm. The police are currently conducting forensic tests on the cabbages to identify what type of poison was used. Read more: Sapa, TimesLive

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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