Hippopotamus protects your family against fetal accidents and jealous people comparing against you.
It keeps cheaters and backstabbing people away from you, it can increase your social status and respect.
If it is placed near your cabin, it protects you against unnecessary and unwanted work load.
If you will place it near your entrance it is believed that it can convert your enemies into your well-wishers.
It will work as your guard and protector. it regulates the positive flow of energy in your house and keeps your decision making healthy and strong.
According to feng-shui it contains the qualities of lion, tiger and elephant and hence provides so much benefit you can wear a ring or bracelet with a hippo on it.