Welcome, guest. You are not logged in.
Log in or join for free!
Stay logged in
Forgot login details?

Stay logged in

For free!
Get started!


hippopotamus - Animals/Nature

A horn of hippopotamus is made by its hair?

no. their horn is not made by their own hair bt made from keratin fibrous. keratin is a such found from human hair, nails, animal and hooves. and also from feather of birds. hippopotamus is one and only animal whos horn was made by keratin. other animals horn made from bone.
other animals horn contains bone in their hone. bt in hippopotamus hone, it dose not contain bone in it hone. only Made by keratin.
2nd intresting thing is that. if, the horn of hippopotamus was broken by any reason. it grew up auto maticaly.
the horn of hippopotamus is useful in medicine. so it people kill the hippopotamus. so its lifestyle is in denger.

This page:

Help/FAQ | Terms | Imprint
Home People Pictures Videos Sites Blogs Chat