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Gorilla Gets Kittens For Her Birthday, Falls In Love (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: gorillas, kittens )

- 170 days ago -
Koko the gorilla was overjoyed when she received a very special gift for her 44th birthday -- a box of kittens (video below).
Guardian,Man Dressed as Gorilla Completes London Marathon in 6 Days
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, animals, wildlife, goodnews, marathon, gorillas )

- 415 days ago -
Police officer raises money for one of my fave charities ,The Gorilla Organization after crawling 26 mile route on all fours! What a feat! He has raised £26,000 so far for the charity.Well done to him.
All Gorillas In The Wild Are Now At High Risk Of Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: extinction, gorillas )

- 807 days ago -
Fewer than 3,800 Grauer gorillas remain in the wild. That is a 77 percent decline in population numbers of the largest gorilla subspecies group in 20 years, according to a new report released this week.
This Little Girl Grew Up With This GorillaâEUR¦ But Watch When TheyâEUR(TM)re Reunited 12 Years Later. (Video & Text)
Offbeat  (tags: gorillas, reunited-and-it-feels-so-good, reunited with friend, visit, video )

- 841 days ago -
Tansy Aspinall has lived an interesting life. As a child, she helped her family rehabilitate captive gorillas before releasing them into the wild in West Africa. Although she grew up around gorillas, it had been 12 years since Tansy had seen
Earth :What Do Gorillas Talk About?
Offbeat  (tags: gorillas, conversation, animals, education )

- 1118 days ago -
Understanding the sounds and gestures that gorillas use to express their feelings has been key to demystifying them
Earth: Inbreeding Makes Mountain Gorillas Genetically Healthy
Offbeat  (tags: Earth, Gorillas, Inbreeding, endangered, wildlife )

- 1165 days ago -
Work to sequence whole genomes from endangered mountain gorillas has found inbreeding has helped their population
Church of England May Sell £3m Stake in Mining Firm Over Fears for Gorilla Haven
Offbeat  (tags: animals, gorillas, habitat, protection )

- 1230 days ago -
Move follows film backed by Leonardo DiCaprio and pleas by environmentalists to protect CongoâEUR(TM)s Virunga park
The Gorilla Doctors of the Democratic Republic of Congo - in Pictures
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, gorillas )

- 1457 days ago -
Gorilla Doctors, a multi-national team operating in the heart of the jungle in DR Congo, treating injured and critically ill gorillas as well as caring for orphans at two sanctuaries
Today's Gorilla Protectors Reflect on Dian Fossey's Legacy
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, gorillas, animal advocates )

- 1616 days ago -
Thanks to this labour of love by Dian, Anna and many others, mountain gorilla populations have increased to at least 880.
Lowland Gorillas, Protected in a Green Abyss
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, habitat, wildlife, gorillas )

- 1967 days ago -
Now the government of the Republic of Congo has declared the area a national park, ensuring that the green abyss remains just that. Gorillas, it turns out, do not mind the forests' tangle.
Gorilla 'Kisses' Her Newborn at Jersey Zoo ! VIDEO!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, gorillas, birth, zoos, protection )

- 2093 days ago -
Mother Hlala Kahilli has given birth to a healthy baby westland lowland gorilla at a wildlife park in Jersey.
Gorillas Pet Tourist In Uganda (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: gorillas, tourist, cute, video, humorous, sweet, goodnews )

- 2373 days ago -
An American tourist on a gorilla-watching tour in Uganda came a little closer to the gorillas than he expected. The man, identified only as John, was pet and groomed by a group of wild gorillas--including a mama and her babies--near Bwindi National Park.
I'M Quackers About You! Gorilla Who Dotes on a Duckling
Offbeat  (tags: bronx zoo, escaped duckling, gentleness, bonding, friendship, gorillas )

- 2450 days ago -
This huge gorilla and tiny duckling became unlikely friends after the bird escaped into the ape's zoo enclosure. Visitors to the Bronx Zoo in New York were stunned when the baby duck suddenly appeared inches from the massive primate
Wow! Gorillas: 20 Multi-Coloured Life-Size Gorilla Statues Go on Display in London
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, gorillas, awareness, statues )

- 2470 days ago -
An army of 20 life-sized gorilla models have gone on display outside City Hall on the south bank of the Thames in London as part of campaign to raise awareness of how the animals' habitats are being threatened.
Bush Warriors Photo of the Day: "Despite My Big Belly, I Still Have the Strength of Ten Men!"
Offbeat  (tags: Mountain Gorillas, Rwanda, wildlife photography, photo contest, nature photography, gorillas, silverbacks, world, wildlife, unusual, protection, photos, off-beat, odd, interesting, humor, environment, goodnews, design, animals, arts, bizarre )

- 2782 days ago -
EXTRAORDINARY photo of a ginormous male Mountain Gorilla by Marie Collins! Marie shared this extra special experience she had with Guhonda, a gorilla group leader! Click the link to read a bit about her experience and some interesting info on gorillas!

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