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Zoo Atlanta’s oldest gorilla, Shamba, has died at 58

Zoo Atlanta announced today that its oldest gorilla, Shamba, has died. The 58-year-old female western lowland gorilla, who was also one of the oldest gorillas in the world, was found unresponsive by her care team on Friday. Following a preliminary examination that revealed advanced age-related complications, the animal care and veterinary teams made the decision […]