Fiona the hippo spotted showing off impressive underwater aerobics

Thursday, November 09, 2017 02:59PM
Fiona the hippo spotted showing off impressive underwater acrobatics


Everybody's favorite baby hippo is at it again!

The Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden's baby Nile hippo, Fiona, was spotted showing off some impressive underwater moves.

Video taken on November 8 shows Fiona playfully riding on her mother Bibi's back before dismounting in an impressive display of underwater acrobatics.

Cincinnati Zoo's baby hippo dives deep
VIDEO: Fiona the hippo dives deep.


Fiona was born in January and weighed only 29 pounds, which is about 30 pounds lighter than the normal weight for a baby hippo.

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Her father, Henry, died from a chronic illness in October.

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