Gorilla in a Pool – level 2

03-07-2017 07:00

A gorilla at the Dallas Zoo in the USA is the youngest of four gorillas in the zoo’s bachelor troop. He is also famous for his funny viral videos.

Recently, a zookeeper filmed him playing in a large wading pool as he spun and splashed. The zookeepers said that these movements showed that he was feeling playful and happy.

The pool is one of many enrichment items that the zookeepers have to interest the animals.

Difficult words: bachelor troop (a group of male gorillas), viral video (a video that many people see in many places), enrichment (making something higher quality).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

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