Paying homage to the wonderful, unusual and diverse world of animals. I make no claim to content ownership. Sources are credited (with links) whenever possible — on both unique posts & re-blogs. Any post will be removed upon request (please provide URL link to the post/page). Enjoy!
Four-year-old male hippo Hugo (left) and 48-year-old female Aniela play in their enclosure at the zoo in Warsaw, Poland. It has been reported that Anelia - the oldest female hippopotamus in Europe - and her 44 year younger companion have started mating, raising hopes that Warsaw’s zoo might be expecting their first baby hippos in years.