Discussion in 'Denmark' started by Vobbe, 2 Jan 2015.
The first Black Rhino born in Scandinavia is now a reality
Fantastic news for this species and great to have another breeding pair in Europe.
Congrats to the Ree Park team for all their hard work!
BTW: and held in a multi species environment too!!!!
The calf is now confirmed as a male, and a vote has been opened to choose his name.. the choices are
Mandela (as in Nelson Mandela)
Madiba (Mandela's nickname)
Kwanza (Swahili for first)
Kifaru (Swahili for Rhino)
Uhuru (Swahili for freedom)
Kijana (Swahili for boy)
Afstemning: Hvad skal Danmarks lille næsehorn hedde? | Nyhederne.tv2.dk
Video of the birth ( FB ) :
The rhino calf has been named Mandela.
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