Show Notes: Hippo Ranching, Part 2

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In today's conclusion to our story about hippo ranching, we talk about Fritz Duquesne (the other major player in this scheme) as well as what actually happened when folks tried to bring hippos to the United States as livestock.

Listener mail is from Hayley, and it's a throwback to our episode on Philo T. Farnsworth.

Episode link: The American Hippo Ranch Plan, Part 2

For more knowledge: Amazing Animals: The Hippopotamus Quiz

Holly's research:

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