takin next animal

Budorcus taxicolor
While browsing on twigs and leaves, a member of a takin herd emits a coughing sound, the warning for danger. The takins run to cover in the dense forest, often navigating rocky terrain and narrowly escape the teeth and claws of a bear or wolf.
Fact file:

Height: 3.3 – 4.3 ft

Weight: 550 – 770 lbs

Lifespan: 12 – 15 yrs

Habitat: Mountain bamboo forest

Diet: Grasses, leaves, buds and shrubs

Current Range: Himalayan Mountains and western China