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The white rhinoceros is native to Africa and ranks as the second largest land-dwelling mammal, according to the World Wildlife Federation. As of 2014, only four northern white rhinos exist in the wild in the Democratic R... More »

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Facts about the rhinoceros include that the white rhino is the second-largest land animal, with the elephant being the largest. A rhino weighs up to 8,000 pounds and stands up to 6 feet tall. Rhinos live about 35 years i... More »

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Black rhinos are large herbivores found in grasslands, deserts and forests in Africa. They are browsers that feed on twigs, woody shrubs, small trees, legumes and grass, manipulating them with their prehensile upper lips... More »

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Some sloth species are endangered while others are "of least concern," according to the World Wildlife Federation. Two sloths fall into the endangered category: the maned sloth and the pygmy sloth. Efforts are being made... More »

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Black rhinos are large herbivores found in grasslands, deserts and forests in Africa. They are browsers that feed on twigs, woody shrubs, small trees, legumes and grass, manipulating them with their prehensile upper lips... More »

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Attempts to save the white rhino come in several forms. First, there has been the installment of anti-poaching zones, or protected zones, and their subsequent enforcement. Additionally, conservationists have also tried c... More »

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Facts about the rhinoceros include that the white rhino is the second-largest land animal, with the elephant being the largest. A rhino weighs up to 8,000 pounds and stands up to 6 feet tall. Rhinos live about 35 years i... More »

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