The Pygmy Hippopotamus is one of the animals featured in Zoo Tycoon 2: African Adventure. It resembles the regular Hippopotamus, except it is smaller, and with a more rounded snout. It is herbivorous and can swim in water. Its main biome is Tropical rainforest but it is also compatible with Wetlands. They usually breed well in captivity.
- In Zoopedia it is referred as the subspecies Choeropsis liberensis heslopis, but in real life that subspecies is extinct since the 20th century.