Drug lord Pablo Escobar’s hippos are being sterilised to preserve indigenous ecosystem

A group of hippos belonging to notorious Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar are being sterilised. Escobar, who was shot dead by police in 1993, illegally imported exotic animals, including a male and a female hippo dubbed the “cocaine hippos”. Since then, a growing population has been taking over the countryside near his former ranch, Hacienda […]