Look how cute! Baby endangered gorilla born at Twycross Zoo
Twycross Zoo has announced the birth of a critically endangered Western lowland gorilla.
The baby, who has yet to be named, was born on Saturday and is the third baby for 22-year-old mother Ozala and 24-year-old father Oumbi.
A Twycross spokeswoman said the birth was an important part of conservation efforts to save the species. She said: "The number of Western lowland gorillas in the wild has dramatically declined by more than 60% in the last 20 to 25 years, and scientists predict they will become extinct in the next 20 years or so."
Ozala previously gave birth in 2011 and 2013.... read more
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