It is completely understandable for an elephant to kill a rhino in self defence, practically every animal will defend themselves or their territory, but raping them? 5:41. It was first identified in an increase in aggressive acts towards human, and studies were undertaken to try and identify the cause of the behavior. Crazy Animal Lions Hunt and Lions kills Hyena. Lions and rhinos terrible war, see rhinos done recently, the horrific video. It is believed that the cause behind the elephants acting in such an aggressive manner is instability in their communities. Rare mammal being relocated to boost population, Find your bookmarks in your Independent Premium section, under my profile. Distract the rhino with a bag or shirt – If the charge is imminent and you can’t find anything to hide behind, know that right before contact, the rhino will put its head down. Are you sure you want to delete this comment? 10:23. So the question remains, why would such a graceful animal such as an elephant behave in such an aggressive way? Biggest Animals. Due to the sheer scale of this comment community, we are not able to give each post the same level of attention, but we have preserved this area in the interests of open debate. #animalsattack. Biggest Wild Animal Fights - Rhino vs elephant Lion, tiger crocodile - Fighting Animals. Biggest wild animal fights | Elephant vs Rhino Fight 2016 Elephant Vs Lions Attack,Giant Anaconda. Biggest wild animal fights - CRAZIEST Animals Attack - Lion,Tiger,Hippo,Elephant,Leopard,Rhino . Although conservation efforts have increased numbers, there are still thought to be fewer than 4,000 across India and Nepal. Want an ad-free experience?Subscribe to Independent Premium. The forestry team hopes to release four female rhinos this week to join the male in Chitwan, in the far west of the country, in the hope of sparking a new breeding group, according to the Daily Mail. Wild Elephants have died due to attacks by tigers, inter-conflict between jumbos, electrocution and because of other natural causes, he said." The rare one-horned rhino was also seen attacking the vehicle that had transported it, forcing forestry workers to seek safety on trees and a wooden platform. Although the rhino can use it sense of hearing and smell to locate the elephant, it cannot accurately put itself in a position to deliver a fatal blow. It allows our most engaged readers to debate the big issues, share their own experiences, discuss real-world solutions, and more. The elephant isn’t willing to lose the battle and decided to scare off the rhino with… a stick. The Rhino kept squealing as the other Rhino stabs him with its horn. While the number of deaths was recorded, the number of rapes of rhinos by elephants was not recorded. THE Apprentice's Claude Littner blasted this year's contestants after the bizarre moment one mistook a rhino for an elephant. Ram Chandra Kandel, Chitwan park chief, said: “He is one of the dominant males in this area.”. White Rhinoceros can also run at a speed of up to 50 km per hour as well. … Are you sure you want to mark this comment as inappropriate? The existing Open Comments threads will continue to exist for those who do not subscribe to Independent Premium. Please continue to respect all commenters and create constructive debates. The brown rhinoceros, commonly wondering in Sumatran forests is one of the animals exhibited in Singapore Zoo. Start your Independent Premium subscription today. They rarely continue an attack again in the opposite direction. In March, poachers broke into a zoo near Paris, fatally shooting a rhino three times in the head before cutting off its horn with a chainsaw. Endangered rhino and elephant numbers rise after crackdown on poaching, says Tanzania. Just As A Rhino Is About To Attack, An Elephant Tricks Him With A Stick. In a 2001 study there were a reported 63 rhino deaths caused by elephants. The White Rhinoceros or Square-lipped rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum) is one of the five species of rhinoceros that still exist and is one of the Rhinoceros in Singapore Zoo.