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Animal Crossword Puzzle

Enjoy this video of elephants and Hippos
Here are some fun facts about elephants and Hippos
Elephants live 60 to 70 years.
The eat 300 to 400 pounds of food a day.
They live in herds of between 5 and 100 elephants.
Elephants can weigh between 5 and 10,000 pounds.
They can communicate with their feet.
When a new baby elephant is born the entire herd helps raise it.
Hippos are found in Africa.
The name hippopotamus means 'river horse'.
Hippos are the third largest land animal.
A hippopotamus can weigh up to 10,000 pounds
Hippos love the water and can nurse their young in the water.
Hippos like to live together in groups called schools or pods.
Hippos can't swim, but move very quickly in the water by pushing off objects.

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