A Baby Pygmy Hippo Swimming Is the Cutest Thing You Will See Today

This is Obi, a baby pygmy hippo who lives at the Melbourne Zoo. This is his first swim, and while Obi isn’t nearly as calm as his mother Petre, he’s certainly trying hard.

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Look at his little panicked eyes! That’s exactly the look you need for either a literal or metaphorical “in over your head” moment.

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batboywonder

Should I comment on the hippo being the worst cat or should I not, I know everyone will hate me if I do... but that is the worst cat.