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Saturday, March 22, 2014

INCREDIBLE STORY: A TORTOISE AND A HIPPOPOTAMUS: FORWARDED BY SR.ELSIE BABY

Incredible- Story: I NAIROBI (AFP) - A baby hippopotamus that survived the tsunami waves on the Kenyan coast has formed a strong bond with a giant male century-old tortoise in an animal facility in the port city of Mombassa , officials said The hippopotamus, nicknamed Owen and weighing about300 kilograms (650 pounds), was swept down Sabaki River into the Indian Ocean , then forced back to shore when tsunami waves struck the Kenyan coast on December 26, before wildlife rangers rescued him.
(repub.3/6/10)

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