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Rescued baby rhino cared for by sheep surrogate

5 July 2014 Last updated at 09:06 BST

A baby rhino who was saved after his mother was killed by poachers is on the road to recovery, his rescuers have said.

The animal, who has been named Gertjie, was taken to a conservation centre in South Africa where staff introduced a sheep as a surrogate mother.

Naga Munchetty and Jon Kay report.

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