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Malayan Tapir, Sumatran Rhinoceros, Brazilian Tapir, Black Rhinoceros, etc. Vintage 1984 Animal Book Plate

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I have this sinking feeling that I'm witnessing all these fantastical shapes just before they vanish forever. One day, a future consciousness might marvel at the thought of what these beings were really like -- just as we try to imagine a triceratops or a wooly mammoth. Will our love save them in time?


Meet the Sumatran Rhinoceros who looks like he just wants to be pet.


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To save species, zoo may mate rhino siblings

As the endangered Sumatran rhinoceros teeters near extinction, scientists are racing to maintain a premier captive breeding population at the Cincinnati Zoo.