May 18, 2024, 07:00 PM IST

10 animals with tallest legs

Mahipal Chouhan

Giraffe: The giraffe is the tallest animal on land, with legs that can be around 6 feet long. Their long legs help them to run quickly and reach high leaves on trees.

African Elephant: While not as tall as giraffes, African elephants have long, sturdy legs to support their massive bodies and allow them to walk long distances.

Moose: Moose have long legs which help them move through deep snow and wade into water to feed on aquatic plants.

Ostrich: The ostrich, the world's largest bird, has very long and powerful legs that allow it to run at speeds up to 45 miles per hour.

Kangaroo: Kangaroos have long, strong hind legs that enable them to leap great distances.

Camel: Camels have long legs that help them travel long distances across the desert, keeping their bodies away from the hot sand.

Horse: Horses have long legs that contribute to their speed and endurance, which are crucial for their survival in the wild and for riding purposes.

Emu: The emu, Australia's largest bird, has long, powerful legs which are great for running at high speeds.

This information is not DNA's opinion but obtained from media reports