This Baby Rhino Thought A Jeep Could Adopt Him After Poachers Killed His Mother

August 17, 2015 | 3 Comments » | Topics: Feels

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This is Donnie, he’s a baby rhino and his mom was killed by poachers.  These heart-breaking photos show the rhino siddling up to a jeep that he wants to be his new mom. Donnie tried to rub his body on the side of the vehicle in the hope his affection would be reciprocated.

Despite his attempt at imprinting – when an orphaned animal tries to find a replacement guardian – obviously, it was unsuccessful. Thankfully, Donnie was spotted by tourist Debbie English and her father who called a veterinarian to take care of him.

“My father and the veterinarian managed to tranquilize the poor little thing and fly him to his new home,” English told reporters

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