Mammal Monday 39: walking rhino

This is on my mind a lot lately: rhinos locomoting! Fast, slow, it don’t matter. They are fascinating because they are fairly huge and heavy, but still gallop.

?Eastern Black rhino (Diceros bicornis ?michaeli) in the Zoo Berlin. Animated GIF – if it doesn’t play, click on it.

by the way, the latest baby is fine, and now has a tiny horn and a really tiny horn:

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About Heinrich Mallison

I'm a dinosaur biomech guy working at the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin.
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