Ostrich Family

Close up of a Rhea

Greater Rhea

Rhea americana

Cassowary and Rhea are members of the Ostrich family, both large flightless birds with long powerful legs for either kicking or running away! These birds are from the family Ratites and are unusual, as one male will control a harem of females who lay their eggs in one nest and...

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Southern Cassowary

Casuarius casuarius

Cassowary and Rhea are members of the Ostrich family, both large flightless birds with long powerful legs for either kicking or running away! These birds are from the family Ratites and are unusual, as one male will control a harem of females who lay their eggs in one nest and...

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