CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo’s popular baby hippo, Fiona, has drawn a lot of love but perhaps none quite like this moment: From her exhibit, she got a front-row seat to a wedding proposal between two of her fans.
A snapshot shared on Instagram shows the baby hippo underwater with her face near the glass, watching as Nick Kelble got down on one knee in front of her with a ring box for his smiling girlfriend, Hayley Roll.Police Group Says Department Should Reverse Arlington Officer’s Termination After Deadly Shooting
Roll accepted the proposal and shared the photos earlier this month, noting that she and her fiancé are glad the hippo was part of their special day.READ MORE: Sanger Man Killed After Shooting Involving Denton County Deputies
Fiona was born premature in January, weighing only about 29 pounds. She overcame early health scares and now weighs more than 500 pounds.MORE NEWS: Supreme Court Doesn't Block Texas Abortion Law, Sets Hearing
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