She weighed 100 pounds at birth and will get up to 5,500 pounds. The North Carolina Zoo has a brand new arrival and they are “over the moon” with the new southern white rhino. The rhino is the daughter of mother Kit and father Stormy, born at about 100 pounds. She is the third rhino born at the zoo in just under two years.

Mom Kit and proud poppa Stormy look on as their new baby girl takes her first steps.

Take a peek at the new “little” one below and learn more about the NC zoo and the story of the rhino here.

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