A Mom for Umande

Written by: Maria Faulconer   Illustrated by: Susan Kathleen Hartung When Umande the gorilla is born at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo, his young mom Kwisha doesn’t know how to take care of him. The zookeepers feed him, hold him and even teach him gorilla behaviors, like grooming. 24 hours a day the keepers parent Umande. […]