Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Baby Gorilla Rescued by Mountain Veterinary Officials

In an early August effort, an extremely endangered mountain gorilla infant was rescued by Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project officials.

However, while sharing their valor tale, the officials said that when they reached the accidental scene, they found that the helpless gorilla was badly jailed by some brutal poachers.

In the meantime, while sharing the details about the case with the AFP reporters, Jan Ramer, MGVP veterinary Manager, commented, "She was clearly sick and traumatized when we found her but now she seems healthy. She is comfortable with her care givers and she’s getting more and more confident”.

Moreover, she also affirmed that immediately after the rescue plan, the infant was treated with every possible antibiotic which helped him recover from severe respiratory infection, which was supposed to the main reason behind the deaths among mountain gorillas and the deadly infection also caused some serious infections to the human beings.

Full story here.

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