A June 20, 2015 photo provided by the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden shows Harambe, a western lowland gorilla, who was fatally shot Saturday, May 28, 2016, to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit.

A June 20, 2015 photo provided by the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden shows Harambe, a western lowland gorilla, who was fatally shot Saturday, May 28, 2016, to protect a 4-year-old boy who had entered its exhibit.

This image was one that won Nature's Best Photography Magazine's wildlife photograph 2010. Zoos And Aquariums. It was taken by Tom Warren
Western Lowland Gorilla and Mallard Duck, Bronx Zoo, New York, U.S.

Do you come here often? Heart-warming image of gorilla making friends with duckling among wildlife photography award winners

This image was one that won Nature's Best Photography Magazine's wildlife photograph 2010. Zoos And Aquariums. It was taken by Tom Warren Western Lowland Gorilla and Mallard Duck, Bronx Zoo, New York, U.S.

Ambam, a 21 year old Silverback gorilla, walks on his hind legs at Port Lympne Zoo in Kent Southeast England, on January 28, 2011. The male name Ambam, is part of a bachelor group of critically endangered Western Lowland Gorillas at Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in Kent. [Also on this board is a one minute VIDEO of him walking. st] AFP PHOTO/Ben Stansall

PHOTOS: Gorilla Overload!

Ambam, a 21 year old Silverback gorilla, walks on his hind legs at Port Lympne Zoo in Kent Southeast England, on January 28, 2011. The male name Ambam, is part of a bachelor group of critically endangered Western Lowland Gorillas at Port Lympne Wild Animal Park in Kent. [Also on this board is a one minute VIDEO of him walking. st] AFP PHOTO/Ben Stansall

Video of Late Gorilla Harambe Shows His First Day at Cincinnati Zoo: 'He Was a Youngster,' Says Zoo Director

Harambe: Remembered as a ‘Future Leader’

Video of Late Gorilla Harambe Shows His First Day at Cincinnati Zoo: 'He Was a Youngster,' Says Zoo Director

Love in her eyes: Martha the western lowland gorilla tenderly embraces her two-week-old baby at Gladys Porter Zoo in Texas yesterday

Totally devoted: The monkey mother who just can't put her precious newborn down

Love in her eyes: Martha the western lowland gorilla tenderly embraces her two-week-old baby at Gladys Porter Zoo in Texas yesterday

A Western Lowland Gorilla named Piko eats an orange while holding a Christmas pouch at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo on December 25, 2010. The Gorillas received Christmas presents from the zoo keepers to celebrate the festivities. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA

A Western Lowland Gorilla named Piko eats an orange while holding a Christmas pouch at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo on December 25, 2010. The Gorillas received Christmas presents from the zoo keepers to celebrate the festivities. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 21: A Western lowland Gorilla eats Christmas treats at Taronga Zoo on December 21, 2011 in Sydney, Australia. Animals received Christmas themed enrichment foods as part of the Zoo's regular program to encourage the animals to forage for food and help improve hunting abilities.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 21: A Western lowland Gorilla eats Christmas treats at Taronga Zoo on December 21, 2011 in Sydney, Australia. Animals received Christmas themed enrichment foods as part of the Zoo's regular program to encourage the animals to forage for food and help improve hunting abilities.

A Western Lowland Gorilla eats an orange while holding a Christmas pouch at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo on December 25, 2010. The Gorillas received Christmas presents from the zoo keepers to celebrate the festivities. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA

A Western Lowland Gorilla eats an orange while holding a Christmas pouch at the Ueno Zoo in Tokyo on December 25, 2010. The Gorillas received Christmas presents from the zoo keepers to celebrate the festivities. AFP PHOTO / TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA

A Western lowland gorilla eats popcorn from a pot as a Christmas treat at Taronga Zoo in Sydney on December 21, 2011. Various animals were also given early Christmas enrichment treats inside boxes wrapped in colourful paper to arouse their curiosity. AFP PHOTO / Torsten BLACKWOOD

A Western lowland gorilla eats popcorn from a pot as a Christmas treat at Taronga Zoo in Sydney on December 21, 2011. Various animals were also given early Christmas enrichment treats inside boxes wrapped in colourful paper to arouse their curiosity. AFP PHOTO / Torsten BLACKWOOD

The birth of a male gorilla has been welcomed by Sydney's Taronga Zoo, marking the beginning of a second generation of Western Lowland Gorillas

Watch proud mother gorilla bond with her tiny new arrival

The birth of a male gorilla has been welcomed by Sydney's Taronga Zoo, marking the beginning of a second generation of Western Lowland Gorillas

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