Approximate Size

9.8 - 12.5 ft

Approximate Weight

4,000 - 6,000 lbs

 

More Info

The Woolly Rhinoceros is closely related to modern rhinos, but it differs in having thick body hair which helped keep it warm in Ice Age climates. Marks on the fossils show it was hunted by large cats and human hunters. Early humans even made spears from woolly rhinoceros horns.