Hanabiko "Koko" (born July 4, 1971) is a female western lowland gorilla who is
known for .... Koko is one of the few non-humans known to keep a pet. ...
Researchers said that she tried to ...
because they are just like us in a way they are just the same they are frightened
bylittle stuff like we are so that is why they are considered as a gentle animal.
Gorillas are big shy gentle apes. ... See facts about gorillas and some pictures. ...
their existence and the mountain gorilla is considered an endangered species.
The gorilla is the world's largest primate. Gorillas are gentle, intelligent animals.
The two species--mountain and lowland and are separated by about 600 miles.
Gentle Giants: Gorillas are usually a very gentle animal. They are rather calm ...
Gorillas are closely related to humans and are considered highly intelligent.
The Eastern Gorilla is considered endangered and the Western Gorilla is
considered critically ... No primate exceeds in size and magnificence to these
In the past, gorilla scientific classification had one species (gorilla) that was
divided into ... and genetically distinct enough to be considered two separate
subspecies. ... discounted Du Chaillu's claim in the 1876 book, Thierleben (
Animal Life). ... false stereotype, resulting in misconceptions as to gorillas' true
Gorillas are natural prey for leopards, crocodiles and poachers, but they eat only
vegetation. They occasionally get caught in traps and snares set for other
animals. ... Gorillas are shy, gentle and retiring, despite their huge, ferocious
presence. ... There are four different subspecies, and all are considered
Despite their formidable size and strength, mountain gorillas are quite gentle and
even shy. They are very social animals, but within their own tight-knit, nomadic ...
While it is true that they are large, powerful creatures, they are also gentle and ...
Mountain gorillas are one of the most endangered animals in the world.