Did you know?
Hippos excrete a red liquid from their pores, which protects their skin from sun and infection!
Hippos can open their mouths up to 150 degrees wide!
Adult hippos have only two enemies in the world: other hippos and humans!
ZooParent Adoption Levels
Details about benefits:
* Online recognition updated each month with previous month’s adoptees
** ZooParent Recognition Sign is updated each March with the previous calendar year’s adoptees
*** Wild at Heart donor membership is valid for one year from date of purchase and covers up to 2 adults, children (age 18 and under) and one Flexible Guest per visit. Membership is for the donor only and benefits arrive separately from the adoption. Visit www.zoo.org/WildatHeart for a full list of benefits for each donor level.