Apr 042012

Hippos are often portrayed in cartoons and other children’s media as playful and soft. But in reality they are great and powerful wild beasts, not ones you want to run into alone by the watering hole. 

This video from last summer published by  really portrays the true essence of hippopotamuses in their natural habitat. While on safari, one bull didn’t like them so close, and slammed into their jeep. The cameraman almost lost a hunk of his leg!


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Apr 032012

This video from 2008 just had a recent viral surge, amassing 100,000 view since March, and being featured on TheDailyWhat. Baby pygmy hippopotamus Monifa is featured in the cute video, showcasing her first swim, which she naturally loves. 


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