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The couple was standing in line waiting to see Fiona when Roll turned around to ask someone to take a photo of her and Kreble with the internet's favorite hippo.
But when a crocodile gets within about two meters (six feet) of a hippo, the territorial mammals may snap or charge, says McCauley.
Fiona weighed 29 pounds birth, while most newborn hippos weigh between 55 and 120 pounds, NPR reported.
Kannyinga added that although the number of hippo mortalities is high, most populations affected by anthrax do eventually recover.
Earlier this month, a sleeping hippo in Kenya was startled by a lion and snapped the big cat's neck.
In Netflix’s Okja, directed by Bong Joon Ho, a young girl named Mija lives in the Korean countryside with her best friend, the title character, who is an enormous fantasy animal inspired by elements taken from a pig, hippo and elephant.
The first unfortunate hippos were discovered on October 2, and within seven days, some 107 had been reported dead.
And the future doesn't look bright for the 36-year old hippo.
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