Puddles, 33, shorter and a bit heftier at 2,900 pounds, is the offspring of Pinky and Patti. She was born in Milwaukee. She and Happy seem to have hit it off. They have been seen licking each other, although hippos are also known to lick the floor.
Is a steel "howdy gate" enough to keep these two lovers apart? Read the article in the Washington Post for more juicy details!