UNITED STATES, Los Angeles : The Los Angeles Zoo’s male Hippopotamus named Adhama, father of the newborn calf (nameless at the moment) in their compound at the zoo in Los Angeles, California on November 4, 2014. Female Mara went into labor on October 31 and gave birth to the healthy calf two and a half hours later. AFP PHOTO/Mark RALSTON
To celebrate his first birthday last month, the San Diego Zoo supplied their youngest hippo Adhama with watermelon which he thoughtfully shared with his mom. Adhama gained worldwide fame for his underwater ballet and even got a full page spread in People Magazine.