Scientific Name: Dromaius novaehollandiae
Found In: Australia
Size: The Emu can grow up to about 5 to 6 feet tall, 7 feet long, and weigh up to 120 lbs.
Diet: Herbivores: Seeds, fruits, flowers, young shoots, some insects
Threat Level: Least Concern: The current population trend is stable
Facts: They swim well and can run at 30 mph for some distance.
Virginia Zoo Emu: males Shilling and Lester