Hippos, Hippopotamus amphibius, are vegetarians, but they occasionally eat meat, scavenging from carcasses, or playing with dead animals.

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Hippos, Hippopotamus amphibius, are vegetarians, but they occasionally eat meat, scavenging from carcasses, or playing with dead animals.
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Although hippos, Hippopotamus amphibius, are vegetarians, they are occasionally recorded eating meat, scavenging from carcasses, or playing with dead animals as seen here with a dead impala, Aepyceros melampus, in Hwange National Park, Matabeleland North Province, Zimbabwe.
Location: Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe