Baby Gorilla with tough birth shows independence
She may be tiny, but baby Gorilla Joanne is certainly a fighter.
Just three short months ago the endangered western lowland gorilla was born in San Diego Zoo via a rare emergency C-section, suffering with a collapsed lung and a bout of pneumonia.
Thankfully this feisty little one has made a swift recovery, having even developed quite the reputation for stealing her mum’s food.
Check out Joanne exploring her enclosure while clinging to mum….