Pablo Escobar’s Hippos Are Thriving
Escobar's pet hippos were left behind when his private zoo closed, and they've flourished in the decades after his death.
Jesse, posted on 01/18/2021, 2,054 views
Wikimedia Commons, Tiny Fox Lab
Pablo Escobar’s 4 pet hippos were left behind when his private zoo closed, and they have since thrived in local rivers and grown to a population of about 100 hippos. The are the only wild hippos outside of Africa. – Tiny Fox Lab Facts
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