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VIDEO: Watch A Happy Hippo Have A Tooth Check Up


Published at 11:27am 19th April 2016.

A happy hippo has a tooth check up and the daunting footage is going viral.

The video has more than 125,000 views and shows the enormous hippo approaching the zoo keeper and opening its mouth wide expecting the usual routine.

The zoo keeper prods at the animal’s gums, checking its gigantic gnashers.

Throughout the footage, the animal looks completely relaxed and it seems there's no danger here...

The man proceeds with a smile by brushing its teeth thoroughly with a large brush.

Many viewers remain anxious that the hippo’s mouth could clamp shut at any second. Luckily, the hippo is having too much of a good time to be a threat.

After its beauty regime is completed, the zookeeper throws a few bananas and melon into the hungry hippo’s mouth.

The hippo loves ever second of it – including the viewers...

Watch the video below:

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