Hunting For Pablo Escobar's Wild Hippos (Yes, You Read That Right… Hippos)
The Smithsonian Channel ‘s documentary “The Hunt for Escobar’s Hippos” dives into an untold problem the infamous drug lord Pablo Escobar left behind. In the 1980s, Escobar smuggled wild hippos into Colombia to join his reign of exotic animals and in the wake of his death they were left to fend for themselves. Now the South American country is dealing with an invasion of the dangerous animal. Colombian veterinarian Gina Serna joins us at LX and gives us an inside scoop on her mission to sterilize and control Escobar’s wild hippos.