Monthly Archives: October 2007


This blog is just to give you some more background about MGVP. There’s lots more at Gorilla Doctors work for the Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project (MGVP, Inc.)–one of few conservation programs in the world to provide health care for an endangered species in its natural habitat. MGVP’s mission is to improve the sustainability of […]

Infants Need Milk—and What Else?

Hello from Lucy. We hope that all of MGVP’s gorilla doctors will blog on WildlifeDirect in the future. My regular (and sometimes very long) postings will continue here and on Discovery. Ndakasi/Kabila is weighed daily by her caretakers. This information is critical to monitoring her overall health. Last week, our tiny patient, the infant mountain […]