Zebra Dentist Photographed

Visitors at the Zurich Zoo recently could have seen this zebra with it’s head inside a hippo’s mouth. It looks like the zebra had a death wish, but they were just helping out:

But the hippo had no intention of having the zebra for lunch – it was having its teeth cleaned.

The extraordinary sight was captured by photographer Jill Sonsteby, from Jacksonville, Florida.

She said the teeth-cleaning session lasted 15 minutes and the zebra came to no harm.

“The zebra was in the same enclosure as the hippo and its baby,” said Ms Sonsteby, 34.

“The hippo opened its mouth and let the zebra in there to clean.

Zebra Snapped Putting Head in Hippopotamus’ Mouth [BBCNews]

[Thanks, Clare!]

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