Baby Pygmy Hippopotamus Monifa at the Taronga Zoo

By Alicia Dennis on
Monifa, a one month old baby Pygmy Hippopotamus, takes a morning bath at Taronga Zoo on November 7, 2008 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Sergio Dionisio/Getty Images) It's a happy day for the Taronga Zoo: Monifa the pygmy hippopotamus is growing fast.  The Pygmy Hippopotamus Shares same structure as hippopotamus, but is half as tall.Semi-aquatic, nocturnal, reclusive.Estimated 3,000 remain in the wild. Born on October 15, the second pygmy hippopotamus ever born at the Taronga Zoo in...Read Full Story