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ABQ BioPark Mourns Death of Two Beloved Apes

At 48 years old, ABQ BioPark staff say Huerfanita was extraordinary. The median life expectancy for her gorilla species in Associations of Zoos and Aquariums-accredited institutions is 39 years. Her advanced age likely made it harder for her body to handle the infection. After multiple rounds of treatments it became clear that she was not going to […]