Fiona the Baby Hippo Might Be the Cutest Thing We’ve Ever Seen, and We Have the Pictures to Prove It

arly on the morning of January 24, 2017, the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden received an unexpected visitor – a baby Nile hippo, born six weeks early. She was a tiny thing - at only 29 pounds, she was half the size of a regular baby hippo.

Her name was Fiona, and she stole America's heart.

Advertisement