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Koko the Gorilla's 37th Birthday and Her Wishlist!


Animals  (tags: Gorillas, Koko, animaladvocates, animalrights, endangered, ethics, birthday )

Marisa
- 2210 days ago - koko.org
4th of July - we are celebrating Koko's 37th birthday, a joyous occasion, with presents, wonderful activities and great food. That's why I am personally reaching out today to urge you to make a unique birthday gift to Koko ...



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Marisa Sebastián (130)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 7:32 am
AS WELL AS donations, Koko's Gorilla Foundation can be helped with things such as (you can find this list here: http://www.koko.org/help/needs_wishlist.html):

- Trader Joe's gift certificates, for speciality foods for Koko and Ndume
- Amazon gift certificates for books and DVDs for the gorillas (email them)
- Specific DVDs for Koko
- Sanctuary supply items (from www.sanctuarysupplies.com)
- Video surveillance equipment
- IT equipment
- Specific issues of National Geographic Magazine
- Airline miles
- Office space
- Storage space
etc etc etc.

All this information can be found in a more complete way at http://www.koko.org/help/needs_wishlist.html

Plus other very interesting information.

Sorry I'm 2 days late with this, Koko!!!!
 

Marena Chen (200)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 7:51 am
Happy, happy birthday baby, tho I can't call you my baby....... (A song by Johnny Ray) For KOKO
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 8:04 am
HAPPY BIRTHDAY KOKO.......

Hopefully you & all your wild kingdom friends will live in a world of peace and billions of trees......Far far away from MAN!!!!!!!!

plant trees for life.......
 

Annelies O. (283)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 8:12 am
Happy birthday, KOKO
 

Joycey B. (750)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 8:50 am
What a great birthday party. Happy 37th Birthday Koko.
 

Marcy M. (97)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 9:52 am
Happy birthday to a fellow cat lover! :-) Have a great birthday, Koko!
 

Kathy W. (299)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 10:21 am
I love KoKo! Did you ever read the book about KoKo? Awesome! Happy Birthday KoKo!!!
 

ROBIN M. (312)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 10:38 am
noted happy birhday
 

. (0)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 10:44 am
thanks Marissa
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 10:47 am
When I see the picture, I guess Koko is really enjoying his birthday.
Tnx for posting, Marissa
 

Dawn B. (11)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 1:03 pm
Happy Birthday Koko!! Thank you Marisa for posting!
 

Gorilly Girl (339)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 2:07 pm
Happy Birthday my buddy from another muddy.....Big Gorilly Hugs
 

Frankie K. (1)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 2:30 pm
Happy Birthday Koko. So great to hear he's still around!
 

Rosemary Rannes (634)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 9:29 pm
YOU'VE COME A LONG WAY BABY ... BABA LOVES KOKO (signing in front of my computer - checkout KOKO signing Love... WAY COOL :-) 37 YEARS YOUNG ALREADY !!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Rosemary Rannes (634)
Sunday July 6, 2008, 9:32 pm
P.S. SHE'S FINE ... BUT NEW TOYS AND VIDEOS AND GOODY'S ARE A GIRL'S BEST FRIEND.... WELL ALMOST ... LOL ..........
 

Vicky Farmer (500)
Monday July 7, 2008, 6:25 am
Happy Birthday, dear Koko!!
 

Marisa Sebastián (130)
Monday July 7, 2008, 8:14 am
Thanks everyone, if anyone has spare air miles or any of the above listed (more detailed list at the website), The Gorilla Foundation could really do with them. Thanks again, you´re all stars.
 

BarbKnight SunshineLady (1634)
Monday July 7, 2008, 4:09 pm
HAPPY BELATED BIRTHDAY KOKO-MO!! BELATED BECAUSE I JUST GOT THIS MESSAGE TODAY; MY AOL WASN'T WORKING YESTERDAY!! =(

A BIGGGGGGGGGGGG THANK YOU MARISA!! I'LL DO MY BEST TO SEND KOKO-MO SOME TOYS!!!!!!! LOVE YOU, MARISA!! THNX FOR THIS GREAT STORY!!! XXXXX
 

Marisa Sebastián (130)
Tuesday July 8, 2008, 7:18 am
Thank you Barbcat! The enthusiasm in your message is more than enough for a bunch of big stars for you!
 

Marisa Sebastián (130)
Tuesday July 8, 2008, 7:24 am
I wish I had posted the news as Koko the TALKING Gorilla's 37th Birthday, there must be people out there who don´t know Koko can talk in sign language. I encourage people to visit her website and see the videos of Koko's messages.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday July 11, 2008, 2:09 am
Happy birthday Koko;-)
 
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