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The Big One
Lu (his name) was born at the San Diego Zoo in 1960.
He weighed 90 pounds at birth and today exceeds 6000 pounds,
He has been a resident at the Homosassa State Wildlife Park since 1964 and will spend the remainder of his life there. He was a rescued animal.
In the wild hippos will live 40-50 years , Lu will be 53 in 2013