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Bibi the hippo and her new baby.

Fiona the hippo is officially a big sister. Bibi’s baby has arrived at the Cincinnati Zoo

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CINCINNATI (WVXU) — The wait is over. Bibi has given birth to a second hippo calf, making Fiona a big sister. The Cincinnati Zoo says a healthy full term hippo baby was born around 9:40 p.m. Wednesday. “This calf looks huge to us because Fiona, Bibi’s first baby, only weighed 29 pounds when she was… Read More

Gorilla Fans Await Word of Ndume’s Return to Cincinnati Zoo

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CINCINNATI (AP) – Gorilla fans in Cincinnati are awaiting word about the return of a 37-year-old male silverback gorilla. Cincinnati Zoo officials said they wouldn’t provide an update until Ndume is safely back at the zoo, where he was born. The Gorilla Foundation in California was under federal court order to transfer Ndume on Thursday… Read More