13 Big animals that may be extinct very soon: Western lowland gorilla
13 Big animals that may be extinct very soon: Can they be saved? Western lowland gorilla that are full grown are hunted because their bushmeat are considered a delicacy. Baby gorillas are wanted for pets.
Most people have heard of Koko, the gorilla who could speak about 1000 words in Sign Language, and understand about 2000 in English. What most people don’t know, however, is that Koko was an avid Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood fan. When Fred Rogers took a trip out to meet Koko for his show, not only did she immediately wrap her arms around him and embrace him, she did what she’d always seen him do onscreen: she proceeded to take his shoes off.