12 Oct '11, 5pm

Black market for baby gorillas is growing Here's why

Black market for baby gorillas is growing Here's why

Shamavu the gorilla may be safe from poachers and unscrupulous zookeepers, but his troubles are far from over. "Like all the infant gorillas we see immediately after confiscation, he was extremely tense and stressed, holding his legs and arms tight up against his body, and turning his head away when he got too frightened," Jan Ramer of the Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project says in the press release. Rescued baby gorillas are often injured from the ropes poachers tie around their hands, feet and waists, and many are also ill, but Shamavu "appears to be quite healthy," Ramer adds.

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/blogs/black-mark...

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