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12 Of The World's Most Dangerous Animals As Babies

The most dangerous were once dangerously cute.

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2. Hippopotamuses

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Hippos are the most dangerous mammal in Africa. They are incredibly aggressive and territorial, and when coupled with their complete unpredictability, hippos are responsible for more human deaths than any other mammal in Africa.

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7. African Lions

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Found in sub-Saharan Africa, these lions usually do not target humans, but they have killed dozens. Over a century ago, two lions found their way to a Kenyan camp near the Tzavo River and terrorized and ate 135 residents — supposedly. Other reports claim only 35 people were ingested. Still. They were then deemed "man-eating" lions.

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