Adorable moment an orphaned rescue rhino snuggles up to his former keeper in a heart-melting reunion

Mail Online | 3/6/2019 | Jack Elsom For Mailonline
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This is the adorable moment an orphaned rescue rhino snuggles up to his former keeper in a heart-melting reunion.

When Ray's mother was killed by poachers last year, he was taken to the Rhino Orphanage in Limpopo Province, South Africa.

Rhino - Family - Thanks - Personality - Bond

The friendly rhino was determined to find a new family and, thanks to his 'charming personality' struck up a special bond with one of the sanctuary's volunteers.

A video taken at the orphanage shows Ray cosying up to a beloved ex-keeper who came back to visit her old pal.

Clip - Boxing - Day - Captures - Ray

The 22-second clip - filmed on Boxing Day - captures Ray resting his head on a young woman's shoulder and pressing his snout into her face affectionately while she laughs.

She then kisses him on the nose and asks him: 'Are you going to chill like this? Ok.'

Keeper - Post - University - Camera - Rhino

The former keeper, who quit her post to go to university, then jokes that she cannot breathe and tilts the camera to reveal a second rhino slumping over her right shoulder and flapping his ear against her hat.

She said: 'The rhino...
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