Baby gorilla will help the survival of the species

Twycross Zoo has a new arrival, a western lowland baby gorilla.

It weighed around four pounds and mother and baby are doing well.

There are fewer than 200,000 western lowland gorillas in the wild.

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It's a Boy! New gorilla at Twycross

Twycross Zoo has announced that the baby western lowland gorilla that was born on then 3rd January 2013 is a boy. It is an endangered species.