The third largest land mammal, hippopotamuses frequent the shallow waters, swamps, rivers, and lakes in many parts of sub-Saharan Africa. Notorious for their territorial nature, hippos are extremely dangerous and have been known to attack humans and flip boats.
Scientific Name: Hippopotamus amphibius
Characteristics: This hand painted and true-to-life figurine captures all of the hippo’s defining characteristics, including its large size, aggressive demeanor, and huge tusks. Despite their aggressive demeanors, we promise this portly pal is nothing but nice!
Size and Color: 5 inches long and 2.5 inches tall, our scientifically accurate hippopotamus figurine is the size of a soda can resting on its side. Hippos are predominantly slate gray, although they have pink skin in many areas of their body.
The Hippopotamus is part of the Wild Safari® Wildlife collection.
All of our products are Non-toxic and BPA free.