Baby Squirrel Saved From Thorn Tree 1:18

A baby squirrel was found caught on a thorn in a tree in Kruger National Park in South Africa. Picnickers managed to rescue the little guy and dubbed him "Thorn" after his harrowing experience. Thorn is now doing well in the careful hands of his new human friends.

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