Saturday, January 02, 2010

Female rhino killed by tiger in Kaziranga

Female rhino killed by tiger in Kaziranga

STAFF WRITER 22:10 HRS IST

Golaghat (Assam), Jan 2 (PTI) A female rhino was mauled to death by a tiger at Kaziranga National Park in Assam today, forest officials said.

The ageing rhino was attacked by the big cat near the Bagori range of the world heritage site, they said.

Though Five veterinary doctors rushed to treat the herbivore, but it succumbed to injuries because of low resistance power due to its old age, the officials said.

http://www.ptinews.com/news/450356_Female-rhino-killed-by-tiger-in-Kaziranga

http://www.bigcatrescue.org/

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