How fast do rhinos run?

Answer Despite it's massive weight (the average full-grown rhino can weigh anywhere from 2,000 to 6,000 lbs.), a rhinoceros can sprint as fast at 28 mph. The largest species of rhinoceros is the White Rhi... Read More »

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Fast Facts for Sumatran Rhinos?

The Sumatran rhinoceros is a critically endangered mammal, with an estimated 200 surviving in wild settings as of mid 2010. The rhino's decline came as a result of hunting--some cultures believe th... Read More »

Can rhinos jump?

Despite being 12 1/2 feet long and weighing about 4,400 pounds, the rhinoceros can jump, change direction and charge quickly. Rhinos have been known to charge at speeds up to 30 miles per hour.Refe... Read More »

Are rhinos dangerous?

The rhinoceros is a dangerous animal under the right circumstances. Its great size and surprising speed combined with poor eyesight and a propensity for being startled easily make it a formidable c... Read More »

Are rhinos vegetarian?

The five species of rhinoceros--black, white, Indian, Javan and Sumatran--are all herbivores, according to the San Diego Zoo. They subsist on a vegetarian diet consisting mostly of grasses and leav... Read More »