Hippopotamus, Hippopotamus amphibius, Maasai, Masai Mara National Park, Kenya, East Africa.
These hippos are lazing in the Mara River.
Hippos are the most dangerous animal in Africa being reponsible for more human deaths than any other animal on the continent. The pink on their skin is a natural excretion which acts as a sunscreen.
Canon 500D, zoom lens.
(Featured in Amazing Wildlife Mammals & Other Groups.)