Horn trimming rhinos in South Africa – in pictures

By Guardian Staff

Rhino farmers in South Africa dehorn their rhinos to discourage poaching and protect the endangered species, but breeding and dehorning rhinos also creates a potential cash crop. It drives an debate about animal welfare and whether an ethical solution has been found for a controversial demand. Photographer Leon Neal spent time on the ranch of rhino breeder John Hume

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