gorillas

Orphaned gorilla, famous for viral selfie, dies in the arms of her human rescuer

Sometimes animals become orphaned, and rely on the kindness of humans for survival. Thankfully, there are many people who devote ...

Gorilla surrounded by butterflies wins grand prize in global photo contest

They say a picture is worth a thousand words, and that’s especially true when it comes to photos of nature. ...

World's oldest male gorilla celebrates 60th birthday — happy birthday, Ozzie

It’s always a fun occasion when a zoo celebrates the birthdays of one of their animals. But one zoo recently ...

Viral selfie shows the loving bond between orphaned gorillas and the park ranger who raised them

There are many kind people in the world who dedicate their lives to helping wild animals in need. But the ...

Critically endangered gorilla dies six days after it was born at Audubon Zoo

Less than one week after the Audubon Zoo in New Orleans revealed the birth of a western lowland gorilla, the ...