Oh Baby! At Just Two Months Old, Memphis’ Winnie The Hippo Already Weighs More Than 250lbs
They grow up so fast!
In the most recent installment of “Winnie Wednesday,” the sweet Facebook series published on the first Wednesday of every month, director of Animal Programs, Matt Thompson, revealed that our adorable little hippo isn’t so little anymore. At two months old, Winnie now weighs a whopping 250 pounds—up from an equally-impressive 76 pounds at birth. Thompson also shared that growing mammal is still nursing, but has recently begun to sample bits of her mom’s hay, grain and fruit.
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