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World's Oldest Gorilla in Captivity Turns 55

Animals  (tags: texas, zoolife, big apes, wildlife, wildanimals, death, sadness, endangered, extinction )

- 4030 days ago -
DALLAS -- A gorilla recognized as the world's oldest in captivity celebrated her 55th birthday by munching on a four-layer frozen fruit cake and banana-leaf-wrapped treats. Jenny's caretakers at the Dallas Zoo say she's having a few joint issues and he


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