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The Cincinnati Zoo Could Face Criminal Charges After Killing A Gorilla To Protect A Child

People were outraged that the animal had to die because no one was adequately watching the kid, and now police are investigating potential criminal charges against the Cincinnati Zoo. More »


Patrick, The Antisocial Gorilla, Sent To Therapy

Patrick, a 430-pound gorilla, is being shipped off from the Dallas Zoo because he is in dire need of therapy. Because of his inability to get along with the other gorillas (especially the ladies), Patrick will be moving to the Riverbanks Zoo and Gardens in Columbia, South Carolina, a zoo specializing in working with animals… More »


Your Daily Squee: Adorable Baby Gorilla Eats Broccoli Adorably

Meet Nayembi, a baby gorilla at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo. Like other mammals, she needed a steady diet of milk at first, but has now moved on to hard foods, like this nice crunchy piece of broccoli. Zoo babies — they grow up so fast! [YouTube] … More »


Just A Newborn Baby Gorilla Lookin’ Cute

This two-week-old baby gorilla is chillin’ after a long afternoon spent playing with his momma. He was born at the Chessington World of Adventures Resort in London. Cuddling a baby gorilla is officially on my bucket list. … More »


The Daily Squeeze: Sarah Palin’s Glasses, Mourning Jenny The Gorilla, And Evil Credit Cards

Apparently Sarah Palin’s glasses ($375 Kazuo Kawasaki titanium frames) are in high demand. We think she looks like an ad for Lenscrafters. [MarieClaire.co.uk]
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Crave: Monkey Love

Koko, the gorilla who speaks American Sign language, loves kittens, and wants a baby, is also a talented artist. This is her interpretation of love. Buy a print ($100), or send e-cards of her work (free). [More »