Monthly Archives: August 2011

Grauer’s to GRACE: Dr. Jan’s Report

The gorillas were fairly unsuspecting the day they were put into their crates.  They were called into their night house a little early on Friday afternoon.  They came in, but Ntabwoba, the sub-adult male, was a bit suspicious!  He’s the character who has been known to punch holes in the tin roof of the night […]

BREAKING NEWS: Mountain Gorilla Orphan Confiscated from Poachers in Rwanda

Musanze, Rwanda – On Sunday, August 7, police in the town of Gisenyi, Rwanda, arrested a group of Congolese and Rwandan men after they were caught smuggling an infant mountain gorilla from the neighboring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to Rwanda. Veterinarians from the Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project (MGVP), a nonprofit organization dedicated to conserving […]