Top 10 Most Aggressive Animals

By aggressive I mean animals which can be provoked easily and will attack without warning. Not necessarily to humans, it can be any animal including others of its own species.

The Top Ten

1 Hippopotamus The common hippopotamus, or hippo, is a large, mostly herbivorous mammal in sub-Saharan Africa, and one of only two extant species in the family Hippopotamidae, the other being the pygmy hippopotamus.

Hippos are extremely territorial, don't get close or they may charge at you and impale you on their 2 foot long canines.
Males will often lock mouths with each other in a fight for a pod of females and females will fight in order to protect their calves. Hippos kill over 500 people per year due to the short temper they possess.

Strangely Hippos are too violent. Much more violent than Crocodiles. Lions will attack only if you're too close or if they are very hungry. Hippos won't mind chasing you the split second they catch the glimpse of yours.

2 Wild Boar

I used to have then near me there actally quite sweet but give it some space

3 Saltwater Crocodile The saltwater crocodile, also known as the estuarine crocodile, Indo-Pacific crocodile, marine crocodile, sea crocodile or informally as saltie, is the largest of all living reptiles, as well as the largest riparian predator in the world.

Don't go near their eggs or risk having a one biting you in half.

4 Black Mamba The black mamba is a species of extremely venomous snake, a member of the family Elapidae native to parts of Sub-Saharan Africa.
5 Sun Bear
6 Tasmanian Devil

They will fight to the death to defend their food. Unless you want to challenge, keep away.

Dad:[imitates Tasmanian devil grunting sounds]

7 Wolverine The wolverine, Gulo gulo, also referred to as the glutton, carcajou, skunk bear, or quickhatch, is the largest land-dwelling species of the family Mustelidae.

"This animal should be #1 on the list. Easy. First off, Hippopotamus only attack if you invade their territory, most commonly water, whereas Wolverines will actively hunt for pray instead of staying in their territory waiting for something to enter which in the hippo's case would be a croc, big fish, zebra, or anything else that might enter it's territory in search of water such as a bison. A shark would only attack you if you if it smelled blood, were making noise, or attacked it which are specific reasons making it easy for a shark to avoid you. Also, if you weren't doing any of these things the chance of a shark attacking you is less than the chance of you being struck down by lightning. Lastly, and most specifically, a wolverine is obviously more aggressive and territorial than a grizzly. If a wolverine encountered a grizzly (A wolverine is near 1/3 the size of a grizzly), the wolverine would be the first one to attack although it probably wouldn't win."

Wolverines can destroy a mountain lion

8 Cassowary The cassowaries are ratites in the genus Casuarius and are native to the tropical forests of New Guinea, nearby islands, and northeastern Australia.

My nightmare

9 Cape Buffalo The African buffalo or Cape buffalo is a large African bovine. Syncerus caffer caffer, the Cape buffalo, is the typical subspecies, and the largest one, found in Southern and East Africa.

These animals are extremely unpredictable! Have you seen the battle from Kruger these Buffaloes nearly kill a pride of lions. Not to mention that a baby buffalo had around 8 lions trying to suffocate it and it still survived. This animal needs to be at least on the top 2

The animal that makes lions look like cowards. They may unexpectedly start charging at their target, horns forward and attack. This especially happens if there is calves nearby. They can kill up to 200 people a year. They also fight for dominance in a herd which

They kill more people than lions, only reason lions prey on them because lions have numbers, if lions didn't have numbers, they'd only be preying on calves

10 Elephant Seal Elephant seals are large, oceangoing earless seals in the genus Mirounga. The two species, the northern elephant seal (M.

The power of lust gives these beasts the aggression that sends them absolutely insane when a rival male wanders into their territory. Armed with a 4 tonne body and sharp canines they don't mess around. Fights between these animals are a daily occurrence for these animals during breeding season.

The Contenders

11 Elephant Elephants are large mammals of the family Elephantidae and the order Proboscidea. Two species are traditionally recognized, the African elephant and the Asian elephant, although some evidence suggests that African bush elephants and African forest elephants are separate species.

Similar to the hippo, just bigger, slower and lacks the canines preferring tusks that can grow up to 3 metres long.

Male elephants are pretty aggressive in the mating season

They're gentle giants but do attack

12 Rhinoceros A rhinoceros, often abbreviated to rhino, is one of any five extant species of odd-toed ungulates in the family Rhinocerotidae, as well as any of the numerous extinct species.

Armed with a large horn which can grow to as much as 5 feet. If something gets impaled on it, it'll know about it.

13 Human Humans are not exactly wild animals, but they are not domesticated either. Humans are proven to be the most intelligent species of animals on Earth. Humans' colours vary from almost pepper black to milky white.

By far the most aggressive and deadly animal on this earth.Also it is the only Animal that destroys it's own Habitat and is known to be very cruel towards every other living specie of this earth.

We are mammals which make us animals genius. And we kill and rob each other so we are the most aggressive.

What have we done to this world?

Humans are not animals.

14 Honey Badger The honey badger, also known as the ratel, is widely distributed in Africa, Southwest Asia, and in the Indian subcontinent.

This reckless creature will dive into bee's nests for the sweet honey. Baddass by name and fearless by nature, the Honey badger is not one to be messed with.

ONE of these can take down like 2 lions!

15 Killer Whale The killer whale or orca is a toothed whale belonging to the oceanic dolphin family, of which it is the largest member.

Sharks seem to fear the Killer whale and for good reason. Killer whales have been known to kill sharks. They will try extremely hard to catch seals by even beaching themselves (able to get back in the water) They are very enduring being known to chase their prey for many hours in an attempt to exhaust them... Then It's time to rip them apart.

They're just stupid evil jerks

16 Golden Eagle

I don't know if they just like to scare grizzly bears "for the lulz" or what? But you know what they have done? They've attempted many challenges including the Honey Badger and Grizzly Bears. These birds don't believe in the rule of predation, they will try to kill anything it seems.

The only case of one attacking a human was in golden eagle snatches kid

I hate golden Eagles, jerks

17 Tiger The tiger is the largest cat species, most recognizable for their pattern of dark vertical stripes on reddish-orange fur with a lighter underside.
18 Lion The lion is one of the big cats in the genus Panthera and a member of the family Felidae. The commonly used term African lion collectively denotes the several subspecies in Africa.
19 Africanized Honey Bee
20 Moose
21 Grizzly Bear The grizzly bear less commonly called the silvertip bear, is any North American morphological form or subspecies of brown bear.
22 Great White Shark The great white shark, also known as the great white, white pointer, white shark, or white death, is a species of large lamniform shark which can be found in the coastal surface waters of all the major oceans.
23 Chimpanzee Chimpanzees are primates of the genus Pan which consists of the common chimpanzee and the bonobo. They are a part of the tribe Hominini, which also includes humans, and the family Hominidae where all great apes are included. Like their closest living relatives the modern humans, chimpanzees are social more.

Travis the Chimp can explain everything. Chimps also wage war and eat baby chimps occasionally.

24 Goat The domestic goat is a subspecies of goat domesticated from the wild goat of southwest Asia and Eastern Europe.

These suckers attack anybody that messes with them

25 Polar Bear The polar bear is a carnivorous bear whose native range lies largely within the Arctic Circle, encompassing the Arctic Ocean, its surrounding seas and surrounding land masses.
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