Ox-pecker 'Cuddles' into rhino by Zaheer Ali

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SEE OUR MAIN IMAGES:  A small oxpecker bird cuddles into the horn of a rhinoceros as it tries to sharpen its beak on the beast's horn.  These photos were shot in a private game reserve in South Africa as an oxpecker sharpened its beak on the horn of a white rhino while it grazed on grass.<br />
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The bird looked like it was cuddling the rhino and having a nap in the crevice between the horn and its face.  SEE OUR COPY FOR DETAILS.<br />
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