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Rhino conservation: Dung science leads to zoo baby boom

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BBC News

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2013-05-09

Scientists at Chester Zoo say their work has achieved a rhino baby boom. The researchers have spent the past five years carefully monitoring the hormone levels of their resident female rhinos in order to work out the best time to introduce them to a potential partner. And after a decade during which the zoo had no new baby rhinos, there have now been four births in the past four years.

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22441199