Baby gorilla at Milwaukee County Zoo adjusting well to human-assisted rearing
According to the Milwaukee County Zoo, Zahra is eating well including cooked sweet potato and green beans.
Zookeepers are still caring for her 24/7 and say she is sleeping through the night from her 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. feedings.
The Zoo has sent samples of the two dead gorillas to see if the deaths are connected. The rest of the gorillas are still under quarantine.
Zahra Update: She is adjusting to the need of human-assisted raring to care for her and is eating well, including cooked sweet potato and green beans. Zookeepers continue to care for her 24/7 and note that she is sleeping through the night, from her 7pm to her 7am feeding! pic.twitter.com/yWslLpoIrL— Milwaukee County Zoo (@MilwaukeeCoZoo) May 18, 2018