Although when you think of large animals you probably imagine dinosaurs or woolly mammoths, there are lots of enormous creatures roaming our world today. In fact, some of the biggest animals in history are alive at this very moment. So get ready because from rabbits the size of dogs to crabs bigger than humans, these are 25 Abnormally Large Animals That Really Exist!
Reknowned for its size and aggression, the largest predatory fish in the world has no natural predators (except for the killer whale…nobody messes with killer whales. Nobody.)
If you thought rats were big, meet their oversized cousin. The capybara is the largest rodent in the world. They typically live in large groups and can be found in the southern regions of South America.
The largest snake in the world can reach nearly 8 meters (25 feet). The reticulated python can be longer but it is also thinner, so not as massive.
Found in Africa, the perch is one of the largest freshwater fish. In fact, in the Hausa language it is referred to as giwan ruwa, or “water elephant.”
These crocodiles are the largest reptiles in the world. Spread from Australia to India, the saltwater crocodile is an apex predator, meaning that they are at the top of their food chain. They have been known to attack just about anything that moves.