Karen S. Kim
GRIFFITH PARK -- Halloween isn't just about costumes and candy this
year. It's about hippos, according to the Los Angeles Zoo.
Maggie and Otis, Griffith Park's resident hippopotamus amphibius, will
be hosting a "Stomp and Chomp" to kick off Boo at the Zoo for Halloween.
The strictly vegetarian animals will stomp and chomp on holiday
pumpkins, apples, corn stalks and gourds. An emperor scorpion and a