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Mummy gorilla snuggles up with her very rare ­newborn at US zoo

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A MUMMY gorilla snuggles up with her very rare ­newborn at a US zoo.

A team of specialists helped western lowland gorilla Kiki have an emergency C-section last week.

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A male western lowland gorilla baby rests with his mother KikiCredit: Reuters
The baby was delivered by Cesarean section at the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston, Massachusetts

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The baby was delivered by Cesarean section at the Franklin Park Zoo in Boston, MassachusettsCredit: Reuters

Her baby, which has yet to be named, weighed in at 6lb 3oz.

He is the first male gorilla to be born at Franklin Park Zoo in Boston, Massachusetts.

Western lowland gorillas are critically endangered.



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