Penny at the Basel Zoo

Penny at the Basel Zoo

Posted On: March 12, 2010
Date Taken: April 30, 2001

Photographer: Sonya Elder

Penny gets a behind-the-scenes visit at the Basel Zoo in Switzerland. She talks with Dr. Jorg Hess and a gorilla caretaker about the gorilla diet. Dr. Hess, of the University of Basel, has been studying the Basel Zoo gorilla family for over 30 years. P

Penny at the Basel Zoo

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