Could Hippos Become Carnivores?

hippo-with-open-mouth-eating-grass-in-zoo

When we think about hippos, we think of them as huge mammals with sharp tusks, but little did people know that they mainly eat plants. We mean, they may be massive and they can potentially attack people and other animals, but at least they are not carnivores or predators. Or that is … Read more

Difference Between A Yawning And A Laughing Hippo

A yawning hippo on the water

Hippos are often described as cute and cuddly mammals living in lakes, rivers, and swamps. These semiaquatic creatures may appear calm and submissive, but they are not as gentle as they look. Despite being a herbivore, hippos are known for being aggressive and dangerous; they are extremely territorial and are ready to … Read more

How the Hippo Raises its Young

How the Hippo Raises its Young

Hippos are known to be one of Africa’s most ferocious animals. They boast gigantic size and massive weight but are incredible runners – they could even beat you in a race! Despite those characteristics, Hippos sure know how to be a parent and are no exception when it comes to showing paramount … Read more