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Caught on camera: rare cheetah birth

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The birth of five cheetah cubs captured on the "Keeper Cam." The birth of five cheetah cubs captured on the "Keeper Cam."

A rare multiple birth has been captured on camera at a South Australian zoo.

The arrival of five baby cheetahs is not only a spectacular sight, but a welcome boost for the endangered species. The birth of five cheetah cubs captured on the "Keeper Cam," and the babies were welcomed to the world with a lick of love from mother.

This is the first litter in 8 years at the open range Monarto Zoo.

When the cubs do emerge from their den, they'll have a friend in their big sister who was born alone five months ago.

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