New gorilla comes to N.C. Zoo

Posted May 7, 2008

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— The N.C. Zoo welcomed a new member Wednesday.

A 16-year-old male gorilla, on loan from a zoo in Columbus, Ohio, was introduced to his new habitat.

Over the new few weeks, zoo officials will gradually introduce him to the female gorillas in the troop before he is added to the permanent, public exhibit at the end of the month.


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  • gator nation gal May 8, 2008

    Naughty Monkey, is that you?

  • garden May 8, 2008

    or first cousin

  • og May 7, 2008

    Ooooo. Think that Og's second cousin.