TOP 5 FUN FACTS ABOUT RHINOS


1) A full grown white rhino can weigh over eight thousand pounds, and be six feet tall at the shoulder!

2) Rhinoceros is a Greek word that means nose horn!


3) A rhinos' horn is made out of keratin which is the same material that your fingernails are made of!


4) A White Rhino's head alone can weigh two thousand pounds! That's about a third of the rhino's total weight.

5) One ancestor of the rhino was over eighteen feet tall at the shoulder and was twenty eight feet long! That's roughly the size of two school buses stacked on top of each other!


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