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It is with deep sadness that we have learned of the passing of Sandy Rookmaaker on the 17th September 2016. Sandy left behind her three children, seven grandchildren  and loving husband Kees Rookmaaker, the director and chief editor of the RRC.

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Latest References 
Shaffstall, W., 2000. An overview of training staff and rhinoceros for ultrasonography procedures. Animal Keeper's Forum 27 (9): 396-401, 3 figures
Gajurel, D., 2000. Rhinos recover in Nepal's National Parks. Animal Keeper's Forum 27 (8): 365-366, 1 figure
Berghaier, R., 1997. Way Kambas (Sumatran journey). Animal Keeper's Forum 24 (6): 267-272, 1 plate
Watkins, V. et al., 1997. Conditioning for a greater one horned rhino (Rhinoceros unicornis) to accept foot treatment without anesthetic. Animal Keeper's Forum 24 (6): 250-256, 1 plate
Zilhгo, J. et al., 2011. Gruta Nova da Columbeira (Bombarral, Portugal) - Site stratigraphy, age of the Mousterian sequence, and implications for the timing of Neanderthal extinction in Iberia // Gruta Nova da Columbeira (Bombarral, Portugal) - Fundplatz-Stratigraphie, Alter der Moustйrien-Schichtenfolge, und Schlussfolgerungen fьr die Chronologie des Aussterbens der Neanderthaler auf der Iberischen Halbinsel. Quartдr 58: 93-112, 9 figs
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Medicating baby rhino by rhinorhodes
We have a 3.5 month old baby rhino who needs meds. At this age it's so hard to get them to take anything. We have tried banana, yoghurt, pellet balls etc. Anyone got any solutions I could try? Thank you
Все о ремонте и стройке by Henryfoums
Поверх бетонной стяжки укладывается основное ("чистовое") покрытие пола, которое оказывает существенное влияние на выбор температуры теплоносителя. Этот эффект возникает из-за различной теплопроводности применяемых...
chutes for inmobilize rhinos by Tina Risch
Hi everyone, we at Erfurt Zoo/Germany also want to built a rhino chute for Training (ultrasound, blood,...). Could you please help me with some Pictures to get my brain moving Thanks Tina
Ratu gives birth by Kees
Exciting news from Way Kambas, Sumatra. Ratu delivered a girl baby on 12 May 2016 at 4.42 am. Here is the IRF press release: LAMPUNG, Indonesia — The International Rhino Foundation (IRF) is pleased to announce the birth of a female...
Aging rhino calves by LHofstra
This is exactly what I have been looking for thank you so much! These drawings are perfect, the only photos I could find were terrible quality photos in 2 research papers! You have made my day!
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