Water Game of Rhinoceros

                                Wallowing is the dominating activity after grazing among translocated rhinos at MNP, with increased wallowing in the monsoon season, and adult males wallowed more often than adult females and calves. Many behavior scientists suggested that  Indian rhinoceros wallowing might be a part of the behavioral adjustment to heat stress. It was observed that rhinos wallowed in all seasons but wallowing activity was greatest during the hot monsoon season at Manas