Hyrax hitches a lift (3 images)

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An adorable mammal has found a more unconventional way of getting around - by hitching a ride on a red-footed tortoise.

The hyrax, a small tailless mammal, is one of three siblings who often climb up onto the tortoises' back for a ride.

The trio share an enclosure with the tortoise and have recently been spotted using the reptile as a taxi.

The young hyraxes were born at Drusillas Park, in Alfriston, East Sussex, in June to Bubble and Squeak, who...
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