Anthrax May Have Caused the Sudden Death of 100 Hippos

By Eli Meixler More than 100 hippopotamuses have died over the past week in Bwabwata National Park, in northeast Namibia, leaving authorities scrambling to explain the cause. Agence France-Presse reports that some veterinary experts in the southwestern African country believe the sudden deaths may have been caused by anthrax. “Over 100 hippos died in the […]

Anthrax May Have Caused the Sudden Death of 100 Hippos

By Eli Meixler More than 100 hippopotamuses have died over the past week in Bwabwata National Park, in northeast Namibia, leaving authorities scrambling to explain the cause. Agence France-Presse reports that some veterinary experts in the southwestern African country believe the sudden deaths may have been caused by anthrax. “Over 100 hippos died in the […]