5 of the Heaviest Animals in the World

By Manish Choudhary

1. Blue Whale 

The biggest animal on Earth, a blue whale can weigh around 200 tons.

2. African Elephant

The largest land animal, with males weighing up to 12,000 pounds.

3. Southern Elephant Seal 

These marine mammals can weigh over 8,800 pounds, especially the males.

4. Asian Elephant

Slightly smaller than African elephants, males can still weigh up to 11,000 pounds.

5. White Rhinoceros

One of the largest rhino species, with males weighing around 5,000 pounds.