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All on board Ndume"s love boat

All on board Ndume

Posted On: March 12, 2010
Date Taken: June 02, 2006


Photographer: Penny Patterson

Ndume, as the resident male silverback, likes to be in charge. Here he is in the outdoor enclosure soaking up the sun in his very own boat (sans water- gorillas are typically not very fond of water). Interestingly, Koko, Ndume"s female counterpart, is also a bit of a "control freak," which explains why they"re not sharing the same boat. Solution: larger "boat" (we"re working on it).

All on board Ndume

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