Ostriches do not need to drink - they can make their own water internally and get the rest from vegetation. They are the largest living birds, and are flightless, two-toed, with long, powerful neck and...
The ostrich or common ostrich (Struthio camelus) is either one or two species of
large flightless birds native to Africa, the only living member(s) of the genus ...
Learn all you wanted to know about ostriches with pictures, videos, photos, facts,
and news from National Geographic.
The ostrich is the largest and heaviest living bird. As its species name, camelus,
suggests, the ostrich was once known as the “camel bird” because of its long ...
in this photo is part of the African Savannah exhibit at the Pittsburgh Zoo, along with lions, zebra, black rhinos, giraffes and elephants. More »
When threatened ostriches run although their powerful, long legs can be
formidable weapons, capable of killing a human or a potential predator like a lion
with a ...
Here are those questions about Ostrich we see over and over again. We thought
to group them here in one spot where people could find information quickly and ...
Sep 17, 2014 ... Ostriches are large, flightless birds that live in the dry, hot savannas and
woodlands of Africa.
In the 18th century, ostrich feathers were so popular in ladies' fashion that the
ostrich disappeared from all of North Africa. If not for ostrich farming, which began
Oct 22, 2014 ... ... eggs 50 times heavier than those of most egg-laying animals are hatching. The
shell is so strong the ostrich mother often helps the c...