The world is full of surprises.
Almost everything we know today has been through books, movies, or the internet. Rarely have we been blessed with the opportunity to know exactly how they are. There are animals that you think maybe of a size that you would consider ‘normal’ but are actually huge in appearance.
In the following list we share 18 animals that you thought you knew and that are actually huge. Check it out by sliding down.
#1. This is the size that some species of sea turtles can grow to be.
#2. This is a hammer bat. One of the scariest animals you will see, but they are not dangerous, despite their appearance.
#3. “This is my dog’s size, my dad is 1.87”.
#4. When have you seen such an interesting selfie? Now you understand why lions can be dangerous.
#5. This is a claw of a common bear.
#6. A bald eagle being released after rehabilitation.
#7. One of these was the cause of Steve Irwin’s death. This is the size that some stingrays can get.
#8. You’ve probably seen a hippo in a zoo, but never this close.
#9. A little tiger who still thinks he is a cub.
#10. Goliath tigerfish from the Congo River. Its name is defined by this image.
#11. This is the skull of a blue whale.
#12. This is one of the least dangerous spiders in Australia, but its size does not make it look less alarming.
#13. A full-size snapping turtle compared to what most people think of is a snapping turtle.
#14. Maine Coon breed cat vs adult Siamese cat.
#15. Minazo, the elephant seal, lived in Japan’s Enoshima Aquarium until his death in 2005.
#16. This is the regular size of a moose.
#17. Clydesdale horses can be huge.
#18. This is what a normal Bison looks like during its blood test.
Did you know the real size of these animals? Don’t leave without sharing this gallery so that your friends also know that not everything is as they imagine it.