Always a honour and a treat to see these majestic species peacefully grazing away in their natural environment when we are out on game drive at #BuffaloThorn
Did you know:
* White rhinoceros are the second largest land mammal
* Rhinoceros horns are made from a protein called keratin, the
same substance that fingernails and hair are made of.
* Rhinoceros are herbivores (plant eaters).
And the white rhinos are grazer – Meaning they eat grass.
* A group of rhinoceros is called a ‘herd’ or a ‘crash’
* Rhinos have poor eyesight, but very well-developed senses of
olfaction (smell) and hearing.
* Female white Rhino have a gestation period of 16 months
* White rhinos lifespan is anywhere between 35-40 Years.