Elephant skin may save rhino

17 August 2015 - 02:02 By Kaunda Selisho

Grafts of elephant skin could be a solution to healing rhino injured by poachers. iThemba, a rhino from KwaZulu-Natal, received a skin graft on Monday last week to treat a wound left by poachers as they hacked out her horn. The graft came from an elephant.The female rhino was attacked two weeks ago.

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