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**** URGENT *** Get Makoko the Gorilla Out of His 10 Year Solitary Confinement ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!


Animals  (tags: zoo animals, animalcruelty, rescued )

Angela AW
- 140 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Makoko, a 29 year old West Lowland Gorilla has been living alone for almost 10 years Johannesburg Zoo-South Africa.Gorillas are social and family orientated animals who crave touch and affection.Makoko spends his days bleak and lonely, staring into space.



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Angela AWAY K. (230)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 12:19 am
Signed & shared
 

Dalia H. (1280)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 12:23 am
Noted, signed, and shared on Facebook!
Thank you so so much for sharing with Us! Stay Blessed you and yours!
HAPPY AND VERY BLESSED SUNDAY EVERYBODY!!!
Much LOVE and Light
B.D ♥
 

Dalia H. (1280)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 12:23 am
DALIA,
YOU TOOK ACTION ON AUGUST 03, 2014 ♥
 

Ana MESNER (235)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:17 am
Signed, 10 minutes ago.
Thank you Angela
 

Alexandra G. (249)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:23 am
noted and signed, thank you, Angela
 

Donna Hamilton (151)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:28 am
N&S. Thanks, Angela.
 

Alan Lambert (97)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:56 am
Signed and Noted, Thanks
 

AniMae Chi (432)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:17 am
AniMaeChi
Aug 03
# 174

Thanx Angela
 

Heli Perala (22)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:58 am
signed
 

Ljiljana Milic (108)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:59 am
Signed last night & Thank you Angela
 

Ana R (220)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 3:09 am
♥Done!
Thank you, Angela.
 

Sonia Minwer Barakat Reque (54)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 3:18 am
S&N,thanks for sharing
 

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (44)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 3:51 am
Noted and signed. Thanks Angela.
 

Barbara V. (183)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 4:03 am
Signed & Noted, Thank you
 

Frances Darcy (225)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 5:22 am
done
 

Joe R. (190)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 6:26 am
Thanks Angela. Signed and noted.
 

Liv B. (0)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 6:56 am
thank you for signing:
Get Makoko the gorilla out of his 10 year solitary confinement!
shared on FB, thanks Angela
 

Ben Oscarsito (355)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 7:01 am
Signed this morning...
 

Natasha Salgado (577)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 7:08 am
S+S-thx Angela
 

Debbie Williamson (275)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 7:58 am
Signed and shared. Thank you, Angela.
 

Valerie A. (1)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 8:14 am
signed
 

Slava R. (1257)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 8:32 am
done & noted thank u
 

Mary Cromley (131)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 8:44 am
signed and noted. This is animal abuse and cruelty. He needs to be with other gorillas. either in another zoo or a sanctuary.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 9:03 am
Signed #389.
 

Mona Pietsch (4)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 9:11 am
Signed
 

KAREN SickAgain G. (226)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 9:16 am
KAREN,
you took action on August 03, 2014
Shared!
 

Barry T. (902)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 9:22 am
noted, signed & shared (FB) thanks so much Angela !
 

Dawn Mason (111)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 9:35 am
Done!
 

Mike M. (56)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 9:36 am
N&S
 

Kay M. (348)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 9:50 am
done.
 

Mary T. (321)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 9:54 am
Thank you Angela - signed, noted & shared
 

Stevie A. (10)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 10:05 am
Perhaps the zoo employees could scratch his back or is it considered too dangerous?
 

Lisa Millar (20)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 10:45 am
Signed
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (228)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 10:58 am
S & N!
 

Helen A. (51)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 11:08 am
HELEN,
YOU TOOK ACTION ON AUGUST 03, 2014
 

Henrik Thorsen (28)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 12:36 pm
Signed.
 

Dianne D. (462)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 12:56 pm
signed
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (184)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 12:59 pm
petycja podpisana
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (184)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 12:59 pm
i udostępniona na fb,
 

Nicole L. (68)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:01 pm
Done.
 

caroline s. (79)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:22 pm
Signed }:*-(
Thank you Angela
 

Jeaneen A. (157)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:44 pm
S+N+S
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:48 pm
Signed #743. Noted. Thanks, Angela.
 

janet f. (31)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:58 pm
signed, absolutely
 

norma laborie (33)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 1:59 pm
signed
 

Margarita Rosberg (18)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:05 pm
unterschrieben, danke
 

Lisa Neste (711)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:09 pm
THANK YOU
for signing:
Get Makoko the gorilla out of his 10 year solitary confinement!
 

Mariette G. (151)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:19 pm
Mariette, you took action on August 03, 2014. Thanks Angela!
 

Shirley H. (49)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:27 pm
Signed & shared.
 

Denise D. (14)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:41 pm
Signed and shared!
 

Muriel Servaege (48)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:43 pm
Signed. To keep Makoko inj solitary confinement for 10 years is unacceptable. It is simply shameful.
 

Ruth S. (298)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 2:52 pm
Signed
 

Ilona V. (0)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 3:00 pm
Thanks Angela. Signed & noted.

We've got 820 signatures, help us get to 10,000!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Bartlomiej T. (307)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 3:16 pm
Signed. Thank you, Angela.
 

Elisa F. (240)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 4:29 pm
N&S. Thanks, Angela.
 

Dori C. (17)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 4:34 pm
signed.
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 4:56 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Mike H. (237)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 5:10 pm

thank you
for signing:
Get Makoko the gorilla out of his 10 year solitary confinement
 

S J. (118)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 5:42 pm
thanks
 

Fran away F. (117)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 6:18 pm
THANK YOU for signing: Get Makoko the gorilla out of his 10 year solitary confinement! ~ Thanks, Angela!
 

Bonnie Lynn M. (1)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 7:35 pm
Petition signed. Thank you
 

Elizabeth M. (68)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 10:39 pm
Noted and signed for Makoko the gorilla. Ten years in solitary is so cruel!! Thank You Angela.
 

Inge Bjorkman (147)
Sunday August 3, 2014, 11:36 pm
Signed.

Love
 

rita uljee (6)
Monday August 4, 2014, 12:21 am
signed hate all that captivity of animals no zoo would be much better.
 

sharon wardle (108)
Monday August 4, 2014, 12:26 am
Signed shared & noted ~ Thanks Angela
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Monday August 4, 2014, 12:30 am
Noted and signed.
 

Gloria picchetti (300)
Monday August 4, 2014, 1:45 am
Signed. Africans should know better because the gorilla comes from there.
 

Kaz Damiza (199)
Monday August 4, 2014, 2:23 am
N & S Aug 04, 01:48 #1,175
Cheers Angela!
 

A F. (132)
Monday August 4, 2014, 3:05 am
done thanks
 

Walter F. (77)
Monday August 4, 2014, 3:19 am
Signed Angela
 

Alison A. (240)
Monday August 4, 2014, 4:02 am
Signed and noted, thanks Angela.
 

Tanya W. (55)
Monday August 4, 2014, 4:28 am
Noted and signed
 

Kerstin Strobl (370)
Monday August 4, 2014, 5:11 am
signed
 

Carol J. (13)
Monday August 4, 2014, 5:18 am
Noted & signed.
 

Aaron Bouchard (143)
Monday August 4, 2014, 6:06 am
signed and noted thanks
 

Victoria Oakey (126)
Monday August 4, 2014, 7:53 am
1,399 signatures, many more needed to help this lonely gorilla. Noted and signed. Ty.
 

Veerle V. (49)
Monday August 4, 2014, 9:18 am
Signed and shared, thank you.
 

Kristina Craig (8)
Monday August 4, 2014, 11:01 am
Signed.
 

Jo SICK (531)
Monday August 4, 2014, 12:50 pm
Noted, signed & shared.
Thanks Angela.
 

Hent Catalina-Maria (82)
Monday August 4, 2014, 1:07 pm
signed
 

Ana Lopes (83)
Monday August 4, 2014, 2:45 pm
signed
 

Gabriela Baldaia (103)
Monday August 4, 2014, 4:44 pm
Signed and I'll share right now. Thanks
 

Rhonda Broes (85)
Monday August 4, 2014, 5:43 pm
S&N. Thank you, Angela.
 

cathie S. (154)
Monday August 4, 2014, 5:48 pm
done tyvm
 

Nimue Pendragon (275)
Monday August 4, 2014, 6:00 pm
That is SO wrong. S&N.
 

LaurenAWAY Kozen (163)
Monday August 4, 2014, 9:09 pm
Noted, Signed & Shared. Thanks Angela.
 

Joan McAllister (1064)
Monday August 4, 2014, 10:58 pm
N & S. Thanks Angela
 

Krista Slavin (185)
Monday August 4, 2014, 11:07 pm
Signed and noted
 

Kit H. (173)
Monday August 4, 2014, 11:11 pm
sn.
 

I A (208)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 12:14 am
Noted and Signed, Danke meine freundin Angela
 

Angelika Kempter (91)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 12:58 am
Danke Angela,unterzeichnet
 

Colin Hope (243)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 1:42 am
Absolutely signed!!
 

ERIKA SOMLAI (272)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 2:30 am
signed + noted
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 3:09 am
thank you for signing:
Get Makoko the gorilla out of his 10 year solitary confinement!
 

Ana Lopes (83)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 3:45 am
noted
 

Unnikrishnan Sasidharan (48)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 5:31 am
S+N
 

Michela m. (3954)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 6:43 am

OBVIOUSLY SIGNED & NOTED!!!!
 

Marianne R. (110)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 7:05 am
noted and signed
 

Tina F. (105)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 7:17 am
Signed and noted! Danke Angela!
 

Michela m. (3954)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 8:07 am


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ValAWAYNOFWDPLZ B. (74)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 8:21 am
How incredibly sad. All my love to poor Makoko, who deserves such a better life than this! S&N with thanks
 

Marie-Ange Berchem (39)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 8:48 am
N&S!
 

Waltraud U. (84)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 2:08 pm
done ty
 

VinnieSick m. (326)
Tuesday August 5, 2014, 11:10 pm
N. & S. Poor creature and they are intelligent which probably makes it even harder on him. Grrr !!
 

kate k (478)
Thursday August 7, 2014, 1:35 pm
Previously signed thanks Angela
 

Jan Garen (78)
Friday August 8, 2014, 6:09 am
I don't understand why he was brought to the zoo for breeding with Lisa when he was 19 and she 34. Gorillas are considered old at 34 and Lisa died a year later so he has been on his own since 2006. Quite enough time to find him a companion closer to his age. Disgusting treatment of an endangered and intelligent animal.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Friday August 8, 2014, 11:41 am
Signed
 

Rani Lyons (193)
Friday August 8, 2014, 6:03 pm
Signed :)
 

Kathy Niell (109)
Friday August 8, 2014, 6:16 pm
No sentient, intelligent and social animal should ever be kept in solitary confinement like Makoko. Zoos are obsolete and should be shut down forever. Why can't Makoko be rehabilitated, reintroduce to the wild where he belongs to live out his days with a family of his own as nature intended?!
 

Dianne D. (462)
Friday August 8, 2014, 7:56 pm
signed
 

Charlie Rush (65)
Friday August 8, 2014, 10:38 pm
How people treat animals, is a direct sign of their lack of self-respect.
 

Don H. (43)
Saturday August 9, 2014, 12:48 am
How cruel!

Signed and noted. Thank you, Angela.
 

Jane Howard (0)
Saturday August 9, 2014, 2:51 am
Signed......
 

federico bortoletto (36)
Saturday August 9, 2014, 6:44 am
N & S
 

Ainga Dobbelaere (8)
Monday August 11, 2014, 2:23 am
Signed and thanx
 

Yvonne F. (177)
Saturday August 16, 2014, 4:08 am
How extremely tragic!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! So very very very signed!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks Angela
 

Shelli S. (363)
Thursday August 21, 2014, 1:28 pm
You're the exact reason why so many zoos have bad reputations & why so many people dislike zoos. You aren't caring for Mokoko & giving him every chance 2 be comfortable, safe & happy..What you're doing to Makoko is appalling & cruel, gorilla's are SOCIAL mammals. For the sake of Makoko or for your "reputation", you need 2 give Makoko a mate..Have some decency!! S/N Angela, thanks
 
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