Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

• Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

Hippos have earned a reputation as quite absurd and capricious creatures, and for good reason. But when you look at their cubs, forget about it and breaks into a smile touching. Although hippos can be very aggressive, they look very cute. Just do not approach them closely!

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

Scientists believe that hippopotami were more than 55 million years ago on the planet. The ancient Greeks called their "river horse." Here are just a ride on this animal is unlikely to succeed. This animal is considered to be the third largest, after elephants and white rhinos, but the closest relatives of hippopotamus are dolphins and whales. Their diet consists mainly of grass, and they live for about 45 years.

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

pachyderms cub climbed the mother showing pink tongue

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

Unusual African fat man with small ears and black eyes

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

African hippo - an excellent swimmer, the envy of all athletes

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

An employee of the Zoo feeds milk prematurely born hippopotamus

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

The family of hippos basking in a freshwater pond

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

Little hippo loves to swim and play different games with his mom

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

Cute cheeked kid with trusting eyes

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

Caring mother behemoth is pushing his baby to the surface of a pond

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

The gray-brown behemoth is trying to bite his hand is still small teeth

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

Hippo refers to herbivores

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

A newborn receives water treatment under the strict supervision of the zoo workers

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

A funny creature who soon will weigh several tons

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

hulking behemoth on land and in the water gets up miracles

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

A closer look hippopotamus

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

The kid stood up on its hind legs are short and seem to sleep - well, very tired

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

The kid tells something to his mother

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

50-pound newborn Hippo swims near her that his

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

The Little Hippo eats perifornical vegetation without leaving the water

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

The young family escapes from the heat in the cool waters of the river

Pictures of the charming kids, hippos

Most of the time mammals carried out in water and come ashore to eat