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Baby Gertjie: Putting a face to the rhino poaching crisis

Baby rhino Gertjie was rescued by the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre after his mother was brutally poached in front of him, leaving him orphaned. He was found crying inconsolably next to her body in an extremely traumatised state.



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Baby rhino tries (and fails) to act like his goat best friend


Check out this video of best friends Gertjie and Lammie at the Hoedspruit Endangered Species Centre. ¬†Poor little rhino Gertjie ¬†just can’t master those goat moves


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