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'Happy Birthday Fiona, Mi Amor, Love Timothy'

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A hippo at the San Antonio Zoo named Timothy, left, courts Fiona, a hippo at the CIncinatti Zoo.

Timothy, the San Antonio Zoo’s 3-year-old hippo hired a mariachi band Thursday to serenade Fiona of the Cincinnati Zoo on her second birthday.

Timothy included a poem, according to a news release from the San Antonio Zoo:

Dear Fiona, Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you, You look like a gorgeous hippo, You smell like one too! Anyhoo, I hope you like my video present to you mi amor! Sincerely, Timothy”

WATCHFiona Birthday Mariachis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OOob9Iw4PgA&feature=youtu.be