It features an African exhibit with giraffes, chimpanzees, pygmy hippos and dwarf crocodiles.
Pygmy Pond: A great shallow pool less than a foot deep.
Shall a man go and hang himself because he belongs to the race of pygmies, and not be the biggest pygmy that he can?
Crocodiles and two kinds of hippopotami, the ordinary and a pygmy variety, are found in the rivers.
Some doubt exists whether the pygmy hog of the Nepal Terai, which is not much larger than a hare, is best regarded as a member of the typical genus, under the name of Sus salvanius or as representing a genus by itself, with the title Porcula salvania.