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Hippopotamus amphibius

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pamsai 9 years ago

Hi Saber,
I have created a Mission for East Africa Wildlife and cordially invite you to add you photos to this new mission.

cranbrook-sda-youth1 11 years ago

nice pic

LauraMaria 12 years ago

Great photos, I love how in the first one it looks like the hippo is kinda smiling!

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 12 years ago

Ye Alice, all giant creatures are short tempered Elephants, Whales etc.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 12 years ago

Great catch...!!

Carolina 12 years ago

Some of the hippopotamus escaped*

Carolina 12 years ago

Yes Alice! They are really dangerous and also a plague. Few years ago in Colombia, we had an enormous problem with them because in the 80's Pablo Escobar bought four hippopotamus for his extravagant house in the northwest Colombia. And after his death some animals were relocated in zoos. (My city zoo kept the majority of them), but the other ones were left there and I don't know why they didn't sterilize them, so they reproduce to like 15 and some of them escaped, so they were roaming free in the valley scaring people and destroying sown fields.

alicelongmartin 12 years ago

Our guide in Africa says the most dangerous animal is the Hippopotamas, he has the shortest temper! Nice selection of pictures.

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Western, Uganda

Spotted on Apr 3, 2011
Submitted on Apr 3, 2011

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