THREE CHEERS FOR GORILLAS!

THREE CHEERS FOR GORILLAS!

This week were celebrating APE-RIL! That’s right we’re going ape for our primate friends! We’ll be cheering on gorillas, meeting a lesser ape and visiting bonobos!

Edmond is ready to give three cheers for gorillas! Let’s all join him!

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GIVE US A G! G is for gorillas! Gorillas are great apes! There are 4 subspecies, Eastern Lowland, Western lowland, mountain and cross river.

 

GIVE US AN O! O is for the oldest gorilla is in charge. Gorilla live in family groups where the oldest silverback male is in charge.

GIVE US AN O!
O is for the oldest gorilla is in charge. Gorilla live in family groups where the oldest silverback male is in charge.

 

GIVE US A R!  R is for roots, shoots, fruits and leaves. Gorillas are herbivores!

GIVE US A R!
R is for roots, shoots, fruits and leaves. Gorillas are herbivores!

 

GIVE US AN I! I is for intelligent. Gorillas are intelligent and are even known to have different cultures in different areas.

GIVE US AN I!
I is for intelligent. Gorillas are intelligent and are even known to have different cultures in different areas.

 

GIVE US AN L! L is for Lowland gorillas. If you ever meet a gorilla in a zoo it is a Western Lowland gorilla. They have the most numbers in the wild too.

GIVE US AN L!
L is for Lowland gorillas. If you ever meet a gorilla in a zoo it is a Western Lowland gorilla. They have the most numbers in the wild too.

 

GIVE US AN L! L is for loss. Gorillas are endangered due to habitat loss. Recycling your cell phone can help gorillas! Learn more here!

GIVE US AN L!
L is for loss. Gorillas are endangered due to habitat loss. Recycling your cell phone can help gorillas! Learn more here!

 

GIVE US AN A! A is for Africa. All species of gorillas live in Africa.

GIVE US AN A!
A is for Africa. All species of gorillas live in Africa.

 

 

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One thought on “THREE CHEERS FOR GORILLAS!

  1. dangrdafne

    Ape-ril … very clever. Mocha and George love their cousins. They thank you for this awesome post and cheer.

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