Sometimes the safest place to hide is in mama's shadow. Especially when your mama is a big, fierce Hippopotamus.
Remember splash fights in the pool as a kid? Not only are hippos squeedorable, they sure know how to have fun!
This Mama Hippo is showing off her massive tusks, letting us all know not to mess with her and her baby! Talk about over-protective...
This widdle chubsy baby Hippo needs a bit of help during his swimming lesson.
- Sally Squeeps
"Mom! Mooooom! Don't forget about me! I'm down here!"
It's easy to overlook your baby when you're a great big hippo mama...
Looks like this Hippo Mamma is taking it upon herself to teach her calf the proper way to nom on yummy water-weeds.