lowered himself <on to> his front legs

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nguyen dung

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In "Harry Potter" book 1, there is sentence:

"My name is Firenze," he added, as he lowered himself on to his front legs so that Harry could clamber onto his back.

What is the meaning of "on to"?Why we don't use "on his front legs"?
 
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