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PawNation has seen pink dolphins, but this is our first pink hippo. A photographer took a series of shots of the rare animal trying to blend in with a group of regular-hued hippos at Tafika Camp, South Luangwa, Zambia, Africa. Photographer Mark Mol boarded a microlight aircraft to get the aerial shots, according to Daily Mail. The perspective shows just how much this pink creature stands out among its friends. Many think that the animal is albino, but the pink hippo is actually leucistic. This is a condition that causes the pigment...

Starting the day can be tough, but you know what makes it easier? Adorable GIFs. Check out these furry mini flicks floating around the Web. It's probably the cutest way to waste time before the coffee kicks in. 1. On The Prowl! 2. Really, Dude? 3. So A Hippo Swims Up To The Bar... 4. Moooom! You're Sooooo Embarrassing. 5. I Will Eat Your Sole! Get Another Dose Of Adorable Animals:...

True Story: "I Was Swallowed By a Hippo"

"Hungry, hungry hippo" has a darker meaning for one river guide. According to Daily Mail, Paul Templer was leading a kayaking group down the Zambezi River in Zimbabwe, when he was swallowed by a large male hippo. ...

Come on, guys. Can't we just let a little hippo eat in peace? While most would determine it's rude to watch someone eat, we understand that the uber-cuteness of this baby hippo eating its first meal is pretty darn satisfying. Mmm, that looks like a delicious pellet feed!...

Hippo Attacks Human

Hippopotami are giant creatures. They may seem docile, but when their territory is threatened they can be vicious. Some authorities list the hippopotamus, the world's third largest land animal, as one of the most deadly. They often will attack without apparent provocation, and at 1.5 to 3 tons, their attacks are swift and savage. Hear the description of a hippo attack from these South Africans and see the injuries. See More Hippos: Shark Saves Stranded Man:...