Day 89 Ostrich / Avestruz
Posted July 21, 2012on:
The biggest bird that has survived, one of the general characteristics is that it can not fly and has had to adapt to terrestrial life. They have very strong legs, so that can kill or shatter a skull with a kick. They can run 60 to 70 kmts per hour, also have very good vision. The males are black and white plumage on the edges and measure 2.7 meters and weigh to 145 pounds, females are light in color and lay eggs which weigh about 1.6 Kilos. It is native to Africa and now in some places have them as pets. In some places use feathers, flesh and skin to make shoes. Protect ostriches.