Pygmy Hippo

Pygmy Hippo

  • Weighs and average of 160-250 kgs.
  • The bulk of a pygmy hippo’s diet consists of ferns, broad-leaved plants and fruits.
  • Gestation period 6-7 months.
  • When they are newly born, they weigh about 5 to 6Kg’s and males weigh a little more.
  • Lifespan between 30 and 50 years.