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RAW VIDEO: Hippo Stuck in Swimming Pool

August 23, 2012
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A hefty hippo chased away from his herd at a South African game reserve has found a refreshing place to relax: the lodge's swimming pool. Now it's stuck there.

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AP (Apr. 24, 2014) — A kangaroo was saved from drowning in a backyard suburban swimming pool in Australia's Victoria state on Thursday. Australian broadcaster Channel 7 showed footage of the kangaroo struggling to get out of the pool. (April 24) Video provided by AP
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Alligators Are Splash at Kids' Pool Parties

Alligators Are Splash at Kids' Pool Parties

AP (Sep. 26, 2012) — Bob Barrett gives Florida kids pool parties they'll never forget. The Florida business owner will bring an alligator straight to your backyard pool to swim with the children. (Sept. 26)
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When It Comes to Birds, Herons Are in the Cool Crowd

When It Comes to Birds, Herons Are in the Cool Crowd

RightThisMinute (Feb. 13, 2015) — What makes Herons so cool, you ask? Well not only do they soar back into the wild after a successful rescue and surgery by the US Humane Society, but they also enjoy the great pastime of hippo surfing in the Kruger National Park in South Africa. Video provided by RightThisMinute
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Rare Pygmy Hippo Born in South Africa

Rare Pygmy Hippo Born in South Africa

Reuters (Apr. 2, 2012) — A rare baby pygmy hippo enjoys the limelight at a wildlife center in Oudtshoorn, a town in South Africa's Western Cape.
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