Is losing some extra pounds a New Year’s resolution for you? Woodland Park Zoo carefully monitors the weight of its animals and has acquired a new scale to weigh its hippos. Here’s your chance to guess the weight of the graceful 33-year-old Water Lily and 12-year-old Guadalupe, and win the opportunity to meet the hippos up close.
From now through Friday, Jan. 27, Washington state residents are invited to guess the combined weight of both hippos. The entry forms can be found online atwww.zoo.org/hippocontest. The winning entry will be the closest to the combined weight.
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