Animals At The Philadelphia Zoo Beat The Heat

Native to hot climates, hippos are used to this weather. But it sure is nice to have a built in pool to cool off. (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
PhilaZooHippo Native to hot climates, hippos are used to this weather. But it sure is nice to have a built in pool to cool off. (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
This otter is enjoying a frozen fish treat while taking a dip (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
PhilaZooOtter This otter is enjoying a frozen fish treat while taking a dip (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
Otters catching some rays poolside (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
PhilaZooOtters Otters catching some rays poolside (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
Still working on that frozen fish treat (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
PhilaZooOtter Still working on that frozen fish treat (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
Hot days like these can't be fun when you're wearing a fur coat and used to frigid temperatures (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
PhilaZooPolarBear Hot days like these can't be fun when you're wearing a fur coat and used to frigid temperatures (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
Where's the pool? (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
PhilaZooPolarBear Where's the pool? (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
Ahh relief at last. (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
PhilaZooPolarBear3_McDevitt Ahh relief at last. (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
A mud bath is one messy way to cool off. (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)
PhilaZooTurtles2_McDevitt A mud bath is one messy way to cool off. (credit: KYW's John McDevitt)

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