PHOTOS: Ranger the White Rhino Calf Now Visible on Kilimanjaro Safaris at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
A four month old white rhino calf and his mother joined the herd at Kilimanjaro Safaris today. The Vice President of Disney’s Animals, Science, and Environment, Dr. Mark Penning, posted the announcement on Instagram today.
Baby Ranger is a four month old white rhino calf who was born back in October at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Ranger and his mother Kendi have joined the savanna together for the first time today, and may be seen while riding the Kilimanjaro Safaris attraction.
The White Rhino is considered to be a Near Threatened species as opposed to Endangered, and this is largely in part of conservation efforts like those at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
Are you hoping to spot baby Ranger and his mother the next time you ride Kilimanjaro Safaris? Let us know in the comments below.