Wild animals have long fascinated people. The funny thing is that the bigger they become, the more interested we are with them. There are a number of large animal species found on land and water, some much bigger than us humans. These amazing animals will always take our breath away, just by their size alone. Here’s a short list of the biggest animal species you can find in the wild.
The Largest Animal on Earth - Blue Whale
The Biggest(And Heaviest) Land Animal - African Bush Elephant
Tallest Land Animal – Giraffe
Largest Carnivore - Southern Elephant Seals
Largest Land Carnivores – Kodiak and Polar Bears
These two bears are notorious for their sizes. Ursusmaritimus or Polar Bear or and Ursusarctosor Kodiak bears have very similar body sizes so it’s not really clear which of the two is larger. Both species measure to 5.2 ft or 1.6 m in shoulder height. When they stand on two feet, they can reach 10.0 ft. or 3.05 m. heaviest specimens of both bears that was recorded were around 2,000 lbs. or roughly about 1,000 kg.