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'Happy' gorilla dies aged 49 at Taipei Zoo Monday

TAIPEI -- A gorilla at Taipei Zoo named Happy died of multiple organ failure Monday aged around 49, which according to zoo officials equates to between 80 and 90 in human years.

In a statement released Tuesday, the zoo said that Happy was diagnosed with kidney failure during a health examination June 12, after he was found to have developed symptoms including anemia, mouth canker and uremia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 Comment
June 21, 2014    curtisakbar@
Now what happens to his body? I would allow zoo vets to practice their skills on it.
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