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How Do Pygmy Hippos Measure Up to Nile Hippos?

If you haven't yet ooohed and ahhed over this baby hippo, the newborn from the Netherlands is actually a Pygmy (like Monifa), which is different than the standard-sized Nile hippopotamuses. Obviously the Pygmy hippos are much smaller (and rarer), but exactly how much smaller and rarer? Find out when you take this quiz!

How Do Pygmy Hippos Measure Up to Nile Hippos?

The Pygmy hippo is just a rare anomaly of the one standard-sized hippo species.

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