23 Spectacular Photos of Hippos That Will Leave You Stunned

Hippopotamuses are among the largest living land mammals, being only smaller than elephants and some rhinoceroses. Mean adult weight is around 1,500 kg (3,310 lb) and 1,300 kg (2,870 lb) for males and females respectively, very large males can reach 2,000 kg (4,410 lb) and exceptional males weighing 2,660 kg (5,860 lb) and 3,200 kg (7,050 lb) have been reported.

Today, Beauty in Everything gathered for you 23 spectacular photos of hippos in the wild.

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Namibian Hippo at Sunset

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Namibian Hippo at Sunset
Erindi Private Game Reserve - Namibia
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Drips in the Mouth

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Drips in the Mouth
Hippos on the Chobe River, Chobe N.P., Botswana
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Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa ...
Pilanesberg National Park, South Africa
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Mom and baby hippo floating together