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8:45 am on Saturday February 19, 2011

A 'deer-pig' comes to the Columbia zoo

Been a while since you've been the Columbia zoo? Well, the Riverbanks Zoo has added an odd new species: A male babirusa, a long legged "pig-deer" from Indonesia. Bertello is one-and-a-half years old and weight some 70 pounds — a little more than one...
8:45 am on Wednesday February 16, 2011

A 'deer-pig' comes to the Columbia zoo

Image by Richard Rokes/Riverbanks Zoo Bertello the babirusa.Been a while since you've been the Columbia zoo? Well, the Riverbanks Zoo has added an odd new species: A male babirusa, a long legged "pig-deer" from Indonesia. Bertello is one-and-a-half...
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