The birth is good news for a population that, according to experts, would take 75 years to fully recover, even with all current threats eliminated.
The four-day-old baby gorilla died Sunday at Como Park Zoo in Minnesota.
It's like a very hairy little person.
After almost two weeks of constant veterinarian care, due to a collapsed lung and pneumonia, the 12-day-old baby gorilla was physically introduced to her mother.
The Franklin Park Zoo's youngest gorilla is turning 3 this weekend and it's time to celebrate! Here's a look back on her past three adorable years.
BRB, leaving everything in my life and becoming a surrogate gorilla mother.
After Gladys' mother rejected her, the Cincinnati Zoo helped the young gorilla find a new family.
Your heart may actually expand in size when you look at these pictures.
Screen-toucher / skrēn-təCH-er / Noun. An animal picture so cute that you actually bring your hand to your computer screen as if you could touch it. Synonyms: heart-exploders, squee-kers, cute-bombs.
Cold stethoscope + baby gorilla = your heart melting.
This cute baby gorilla splashes around in ectasy in the bath. Apparently chimps are not welcome to share his bath time!