Category: Rhinoceroses

White Rhinoceros, 2010 (Wild Safari Wildlife by Safari Ltd.)

Today I am presenting one of my favorite ‘large mammals’. As a kid growing up in Phoenix, one of my favorite animals to see at the Phoenix Zoo was the white rhinoceros, Ceratotherium simum. As with most large, familiar animals, this species is no stranger to toy form. Today we are looking at the 2010 …

Indian Rhinoceros (Wild Life by Schleich)

Review and photographs by Suspsy; edited by bmathison1972 The Indian rhinoceros (Rhinoceros unicornis) derives its scientific name from its single nasal horn. A big male can weigh up to 2200 kg (4850 lbs), making it the second-largest land animal in Asia after the Asian elephant and the second-largest member of its family after the African …