Bindi Irwin has revealed how a rhino named ‘DJ’ has become ‘part of the family’.
The wildlife warrior, 24, took to Instagram to make the announcement on Monday sharing a photo of the African animal.
‘Meet DJ, our darling rhino at Australia Zoo in our newest YouTube,’ Bindi wrote, promoting the zoo on Instagram.
Bindi Irwin has revealed how a rhino named ‘DJ’ has become ‘part of the family’. Pictured with husband Chandler (left)
Bindi later cooed in the YouTube video that DJ has been with Australia Zoo for many years with him a beloved mainstay at the zoo.
‘We feel very lucky because behind us is gorgeous DJ. Now, any day spent with DJ is a good day,’ Bindi said.
‘He is such an amazing rhino and we love DJ with all our hearts. DJ has been with us for many years and he really does feel like part of our family,’ she added.
‘Meet DJ, our darling rhino at Australia Zoo in our newest YouTube,’ Bindi wrote, promoting the zoo on Instagram
Bindi went on to call DJ an ‘awesome’ rhino and dad at the park.
The wildlife star and Chandler went on to detail the threats rhinos face in the wild.
‘These guys face a lot of pressure from habitat destruction to illegal poaching. It is truly devastating what is happening to rhinos in the wild,’ she said.
Rhinos are often the victim of poaching as their horn is used in traditional medicine in some cultures.
Bindi sparked more pregnancy rumours earlier this month when she encouraged her fans to have a ‘cheat day’ in an Instagram post
Bindi fans are currently on bump watch amid rumours she is pregnant with her second child.
Bindi sparked rumours she’s pregnant when she encouraged her fans ‘to have cheat day’.
Bindi posted a photo of her and husband Chandler Powell posing with Theo, a red kangaroo from Australia Zoo.
Pregnancy rumours surrounding Bindi were first sparked when she posted pictures of Chandler’s 26th birthday on November 14. Eagle-eyed followers pointing out Bindi was hiding her stomach behind a strategically-placed birthday cake
She wrote in the caption: ‘Have a cheat day because you know you’ll never be as ripped as gorgeous Theo the red kangaroo.’
Pregnancy rumours surrounding Bindi were first sparked when she posted pictures of Chandler’s 26th birthday on November 14.
Eagle-eyed followers pointed out she was hiding her stomach behind a strategically placed birthday cake.
Sources close to the pair have alleged the lovebirds will be announcing the big news ‘any day now’. Pictured: Bindi when she was pregnant with Grace
The couple posed for photos at The Crocodile Lounge in Queensland alongside Chandler’s family from Florida as he held baby Grace.
In all the photos, Bindi strategically stood with her belly covered by the three tiered birthday cake decorated with wild animals.
‘There is 100% a bun in that oven,’ one fan wrote, while another said: ‘Looks like Bindi is hiding something behind that cake!’
The insider went on to claim that ‘Bindi’s sad the infant months are over’ and is hoping to give her 20-month-old daughter Grace Warrior a sibling ‘sooner rather than later’