Fiona the hippo, queen of the Cincinnati Zoo and our national daughter, has had a banner year.
She swam. She ate snacks. Friends, she lived her life. And she did it against all odds! It's true: Fiona, whose ears wiggle when she pops out of the water, is the only being on earth who had a pleasant 2017. And she deserved every second.
SEE ALSO: Fiona the Hippo’s Journey to Fame
Please join us as we celebrate some of her finest moments of 2017.
Fiona is watched around the clock by devoted zoo staff. She also acquires a purple teddy bear during this time. Read more...More about Animals, Cincinnati Zoo, Fiona The Hippo, End Of Year 2017, and Culture