January 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
RON MAGILL, Zoo Communications Director
305-251-0400, ext. 84916 – Zoo Miami
GORILLA MATRIARCH AT ZOO MIAMI IS EUTHANIZED
It is with heavy hearts that Zoo Miami announces the loss of our matriarch gorilla, “Josephine.” Born in the wild in March of 1967, the nearly 50-year-old great ape had been suffering from several health issues that have slowly incapacitated her, none of wh...