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Hippo Tusk for Sale

Hippo Tusk for Sale
We have a wide assortment of Hippo Tusk for Sale, Hippo Ivory, ethically sourced, for carving, scrimshaw art and for knife handle material, obtained from the African Government's culling program. It was imported under a CITIES Permit and the number is in each description. Hippo Tusks are sold by weight and we have pieces of ivory from 8 ounces  up to  5 pounds for large curved hippo tusks. Hippos are vegetarians.  However, they are the most dangerous animal on the African continent.  They are responsible for around 3,000 human deaths each year.  Hippopotamuses love water, which is why the Greeks named them the "river horse."  Hippos spend up to 16 hours a day in water, are good swimmers and can hold their breath under water for up to 5 minutes.  At sunset they leave the water and travel up to 6 miles to graze.  They consume up to 80 pounds of grass nightly.
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