SEATTLE -- The Woodland Park Zoo has released new photos of their brand new baby boy gorilla and are happy to report both the boy and mom appear happy and are doing well. When Yola was born, Nadiri showed a lack of maternal instinct which caused worry to zookeepers. This newborn marks the 14th gorilla birth at Woodland Park Zoo. In 2018, we collected and recycled 270lbs of electronics donated by visitors like you! She must be distraught. Last week, the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle welcomed a sweet addition: A baby gorilla (who has yet to be named). 24-year-old Nadiri already has one baby gorilla, Yola, with 20-year-old Kwame. Your support is a FORCE FOR NATURE. The new mom and her baby are off view in the cozy, sleeping dens so they can bond in a hushed, comfortable environment and staff can closely monitor them. Hang in there little guy. Photo: Susan Burchardt/Woodland Park Zoo First-time parents, mom June and dad Dusty were paired under the Snowy Owl Species Survival Plan, which is a cooperative, conservation breeding program to help ensure a healthy, self-sustaining population for at-risk species. “For 26 years at Woodland Park Zoo, Amanda offered a … Meet Kitoko! It takes a lot to welcome a new baby to the zoo! Kwame is also the father of Kitoko, a boy born earlier this year to female Uzumma, so Nadiri's new baby will be a younger sibling for him too! Posted by Gigi Allianic, Communications Photos by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren/ SEATTLE – The Woodland Park Zoo says one of it's gorillas is expecting a baby. Take this quiz and we'll tell you which member of Kwame's group matches your personality. Dennis Dow/Woodland Park Zoo After a busy " baby boom " of a spring and summer that included mountain goat kids, penguin chicks and wallaby joeys, the … Digital Animal Adoptions . Love too to the keeper staff for whom this has to be an awful day. A baby gorilla was badly injured at a Seattle zoo on Saturday when he was caught in a skirmish between his family group members, zookeepers said.Animal health experts at the Woodland Park Zoo … (ki-TOE-koh) Zoo to You Virtual Resources . What to Expect When You’re Expecting: Gorilla Edition Part 2. How is the sweet baby doing? Get exclusive online perks when you become a digital ZooParent to support care and conservation. Every dollar you give is an important investment in the well-being of this adorable new addition! When I read this story on Sunday, I cried. Uzumma gives birth to her first baby on March 4, Birth watch begins for pregnant gorilla, Uzumma, Update on Uzumma's pregnancy. Has she been put back with her mommy yet? Woodland Park Zoo has released the first pictures of its baby gorilla, a boy born March 4 to mom Uzumma and dad Kwame. SEATTLE - Woodland Park Zoo’s new baby gorilla, Kitoko, suffered serious head injuries Saturday during a skirmish among his six-member family group, zoo officials said Sunday. Nadiri is pregnant with her second baby… Uzumma (uh-zum-ma), a western lowland gorilla, gave birth to a healthy boy last week at Woodland Park Zoo. Growing Up Gorilla . Guests must show a valid zoo admission or membership card. Will Uzumma be holding him to the mesh for wound care? Recycling cell phones helps save Gorillas! Gorillas in the Woodland Park Zoo. This comment has been removed by a blog administrator. Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo welcomed a bouncing baby boy gorilla on Wednesday, March 4 at 2:48 a.m. Woodland Park Zoo saves wildlife and inspires everyone to make conservation a priority in their lives. Celebrate Uzumma’s first baby with a symbolic animal adoption in her name! Uzumma and Kitoko, photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren/Woodland Park Zoo. Kwame, the dad and silverback in Uzumma and Kitoko's group, photo by Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren/Woodland Park Zoo. Woodland Park Zoo has announced that resident gorilla Nadiri has completed the first trimester of pregnancy and is expecting her second baby in the spring of 2021.
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