As of 2014, there are around 29,000 rhinos left in the wild, according to statistics provided by Save The Rhino. This number is down from 70,000 rhinos in 1970 and 500,000 rhinos in the early 20th century. The majority o... More »

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According to the World Wildlife Fund, there are more than 20,000 southern white rhinos in the world, but only four northern white rhinos, as of 2014. The majority of these two subspecies, which are genetically different,... More »

As of June of 2014, there are around 500,000 bison in the United States. This is an ever-growing number that is expected to nearly double. More »

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As of 2014, the rhinoceros is not extinct, but it is considered to be at heightened endangerment of becoming extinct. There are less than an 30,000 rhinos left in the world. Five different species of rhinoceros exist, wi... More »

Rhinoceri are native to Africa and Asia. White rhinos live in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana. Black rhinos inhabit southern and western Africa, especially around Tanzania, Kenya, Zimbabwe and South Africa. More »

Rhinos are excellent swimmers, according to the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums. They can also dive and feed under the water and spend approximately 60 percent of their time relaxing there. Water is essential to ... More »

According to Discovery Channel, rhinos are not capable of putting out fires. While they are known to stomp their feet when nervous or upset, fires trigger a sense of panic in the animal, eliciting a "flight" response. More »