A baby gorilla is “doing really well” after being born at Bristol Zoo Gardens shortly before Christmas.
An infant western lowland gorilla that is being hand-reared by keepers has been named following a public vote.
Gorillas have been found to show territorial behaviour – and it could reveal important clues on the social evolution of humans, scientists believe.
The gorilla who escaped from London Zoo used his moment of freedom to neck five litres of undiluted blackcurrant squash
The silverback gorilla who sent ZSL London Zoo into lockdown made an “opportunistic” exit through two unlocked doors into a corridor where a keeper was working and drank five litres of undiluted squash.
BBC presenters apologised after the broadcaster’s breakfast programme showed footage of a gorilla instead of Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon.
This is the frantic emergency call from a mother whose son fell into a gorilla enclosure while on a trip to the zoo.
Watch the incredible moment vets helped this baby gorilla breathe after a difficult c-section at Bristol Zoo
Vets at British Zoo needed to give emergency resuscitation to a baby western lowland gorilla born after a very rare emergency caesarean.