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# hippo - Saturday 19 February, 2022

Colombian government to declare hippos descended from Pablo Escobar's herd an invasive species
# Hippopotamuses
# Hippopotamuses

Colombian government to declare hippos descended from Pablo Escobar's herd an invasive species

Feb 19th 2022, 7:46 PM 71,947 Views 19 Comments

Among the strategies being debated are castration, sterilisation or even a cull.

# hippo - Thursday 5 May, 2016

Hippo escapes from circus, takes a stroll down busy Spanish street
# Born Free
# Born Free

Hippo escapes from circus, takes a stroll down busy Spanish street

May 5th 2016, 5:54 PM 19,955 Views 32 Comments

Police and circus staff managed to coax the animal back to its enclosure.

# hippo - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Headless hippo found at Mexico ranch
# Hippopotamus
# Hippopotamus

Headless hippo found at Mexico ranch

Jan 7th 2016, 8:54 PM 20,928 Views 18 Comments

The nine-year-old hippo was found headless and skinned.

# hippo - Saturday 17 January, 2015

Hippos can swim terrifyingly fast. Just watch...
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From The Daily Edge
# Botswana

Hippos can swim terrifyingly fast. Just watch...

Jan 17th 2015, 4:27 PM 5,089 Views 1 Comment

Like, REALLY fast.

# hippo - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

South African farmer killed by pet hippo that was 'like a son' to him
# Animal Attack
# Animal Attack

South African farmer killed by pet hippo that was 'like a son' to him

Nov 15th 2011, 2:35 PM 3,557 Views 8 Comments

Mauris Els, who raised a hippopotamus as a pet after rescuing him from a flood, was found dead on Sunday after being mauled by the animal.

# hippo - Thursday 15 September, 2011

New arrivals at Dublin Zoo (Photos)
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From The Daily Edge
# Awwww

New arrivals at Dublin Zoo (Photos)

Sep 15th 2011, 8:47 PM 2,239 Views 15 Comments

Dublin Zoo has recently welcomed two new red panda cubs and a baby calf hippo. We have the (adorable) photos.