A Tender Moment with Koko

A Tender Moment with Koko

Posted On: March 12, 2010
Date Taken: May 22, 2006

Photographer: Ron Cohn

Koko can be very sweet and affectionate and empathetic - not only with imaginary friends, such as her baby dolls (shown above), but also with other people. For a look at how one gorilla caregiver experienced Koko"s empathy first hand, see the new Caregiver Corner article in Penny"s Team Journal.

A Tender Moment with Koko

Contact Us



The Gorilla Foundation /
1733 Woodside Rd., Suite 330
Redwood City, CA, 94061
1-800-ME-GO-APE (634-6273)

User login

Why become a member?

Our mission is to learn about gorillas by communicating with them, and apply our knowledge to advance great ape conservation, education, care and empathy.
facebook twitter instagram youtube 

Website design by 1185 Design and powered by TrevNet Media