Rhinoceros Calf Takes First Steps at India Zoo

A rhinoceros at India’s Patna Zoo gave birth to a female calf on Friday, May 8. The rhino calf is seen testing her new legs in this footage, staying close to her mother Gauri in their enclosure.

The calf weighed 82 lbs (40 kg), the Department of Environment, Forest and Climate Change said. Zoo director Amit Kumar wrote on Facebook that the Patna team remained dedicated to the welfare of its animals during the coronavirus pandemic. Credit: Patna Zoo/Department of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Government of Bihar via Storyful