Cutting the horns of rhinos can be a solution to combat poaching. However, this extreme alternative is not without consequences, especially in terms of social interactions.
Cutting rhinoceros horns.
Rhinos are among the most majestic and endangered creatures on our planet. Unfortunately, the value of their horns on the black market has led to an alarming increase in poaching, jeopardizing the survival of these iconic animals. In order to counter this threat, some drastic measures have been taken, including cutting off the horns of rhinos. However, this practice had unintended consequences on their social behavior, which raises questions about the long-term impact of this intervention.
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