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Webcam helps rhino birth

White rhino at Stirling safari park

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A Scottish safari park found out one of their white rhinos was giving birth when they were told by someone watching on webcam thousands of miles away in Cyprus!

The animal lover contacted the Stirling safari park in December to let them know that Dot the rhino was giving birth.

Her calf, who's been named called Aisla after one of the keepers, is one of only eight southern white rhinos born in Europe last year.

After spending her first six weeks in a heated house, she's now taken her first steps outside.

She'll make her next public appearance when the safari park opens in March.