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Lady - British Sign Language (BSL)

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Washoe the Chimp
from tickld.com

This Is Why You Should Never Underestimate Animals. Mind-Blowing.

Washoe the Chimp

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Snowflake was an albino gorilla. He is the only known albino gorilla so far, and was the most popular resident of the Barcelona Zoo in Spain.

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Amazing Koko with her pet cat. She communicates in American Sign Language. She has a large vocabulary, and creates sentences, even inventing new ideas.

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Thumb-Sucking Acrobat #orangutan #cute #baby

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Koko - Hanabiko 花火子 literally "fireworks child" with her caregiver Francine "Penny" Patterson, an American animal psychologist, teached the western lowland gorilla modified form of American Sign Language. Koko has mastered the "Gorilla Sign Language" (GSL) and understands approximately 2,000 words of spoken English, in addition to the signs

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Sometimes animals can be more civilized than people<<< because some animals are more clever than humans give them credit for and that needs to be realized instead of suppressed

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from The Atlantic

What Gorillas Can Teach Us About Being Human

What Koko the Sign-Language-Speaking Gorilla Can Teach Us About Being Human - The Atlantic

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Short Clip - Koko the Gorilla responds to a sad scene from one of her favorite movies....(She understands spoken English, as well as American Sign Language.....Watch what she signs and see her expression after watching the sad scene where the boy has to say goodbye to his mother....)

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I am in love with Koko the gorilla. She is a gorilla that they taught to speak sign language. She asked her keeper for a kitten for her birthday one year. She got the kitten and named it All Ball. Koko treated Ball as her baby. SOOOOO cute. LOVE her so much!

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