Just a few Hippo fans over hereGet ready for some knowledge right here. Did you know that HalloweenCostumes was started out by bonafide hippotamus enthusiasts? It’s true! The kids who would end up working here at HC as adults grew up on National Geographic specials. Which means they acquired a lot of hippo knowledge over the years, and, as it happens, a love for hippo costumes, too!So, allow us to introduce you to our latest and greatest hippotamus costume for kids. A serious style upgrade from even our own prior hippo costumes, and with quality unmatched by any of our competitors, we’re sure you’re gonna be as excited about this Hippo Costume as we are. With or without your own Hippo trivia facts!Design & DetailsWe designed this costume as a simple jumpsuit. It zips up the back and has a tail attached to the posterior. It has attached mitts and shoe covers, to make it an easy wearable and practical costume choice. The hood, of course, has facial details including a soft-sculpted snout and felt teeth! Suitable for both girls and boys, get your kiddos suited up in this costume, and they’re gonna be ready for fun! Addendum 1, Hippo Facts:Alright, alright, we weren’t going to tease you about Hippotamus knowledge without giving you a hand. So, here are a few nuggets of Hippo trivia!The second largest land animal on earth, males measure around 11 ft long and 5 ft tall, and can weigh up to 7000 lbs!Hippos spend most of their day in rivers and lakes and their eyes, nose and ears are located on the top of their head, which means they can see and breathe while submerged in the water.Hippos are herbivores and eat mostly grass. They eat up to 77 lbs on a daily basis!Hippos are great swimmers and can hold their breath for up to 5 minutes.