Yao Ming Is Filming A Documentary To Help African Animals

The former Houston Rockets basketball star is in Kenya filming a feature-length documentary called “The End Of The Wild” about the terrible impact poaching has had on Africa’s fauna. He got to meet some beautiful African animals along the way…

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Yao observes Northern White Rhinos at Ol-Pejetta Conservancy in Nanyuki.

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Yao looking at a cheetah, alongside the director of the Kenya Wildlife Society Julius Kipn’getich, right, at the Nairobi Park Orphanage, in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Yao lays a wreath at a memorial monument honouring the fallen Kenya Wildlife Warders, at the Nairobi National park.

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Love you, Yao!

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