First white rhinoceros born at Toronto Zoo in 27 years has very hairy ears The zoo says both mom, Zohari, and baby are doing well, with the calf weighing kilograms at birth. First white rhinoceros born at Toronto Zoo in
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Endangered: White Rhinoceros. In southern Africa the animal came close to extinction in the late 1800s but responded to conservation measures and increased greatly. Although legally protected, the animals are threatened by loss of habitat due to the expansion of settlement, and by poaching for rhino horn, which is prized in some Asian countries for its supposed value as an aphrodisiac.