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Male Gorilla Dies at Little Rock Zoo


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Jacquelin
- 2354 days ago - www2.arkansasonline.com
JJ, a male silverback western lowland gorilla at the Little Rock Zoo, has died at the age of 21 of a suspected heart condition. The zoo says JJ, short for Jungle Jack, died Sunday morning in his exhibit. Earlier this year, an echocardiogram revealed th



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Joycey B. (750)
Tuesday November 4, 2008, 6:45 pm
Rip JJ. Thanks Jacqueline.
 

Laura H. (913)
Tuesday November 4, 2008, 6:53 pm
How very sad. Rest In Peace JJ.
Thank You Jacqueline.
 

Maureen S. (35)
Tuesday November 4, 2008, 7:11 pm
How sad.....poor fellow. Too bad the condition could not have been detected sooner.
 

ROBIN M. (312)
Wednesday November 5, 2008, 7:56 am
RIP JJ. A SAD LOSS FOR THE WORLD. YOU SHALL NOT BE FORGOTTEN.
 
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