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Zoo hires prominent animal psychologist to investigate gorilla death

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    by Chris Roberts In the wake of the tragic death of its youngest gorilla Friday, the San Francisco Zoo is turning to a familiar face in its search for answers. The zoo announced Monday that it has hired Dr. Terry L. Maple, an animal psychologist and prominent nationwide expert who redesigned gorilla enclosures at other zoos, to investigate the death of 16-month-old western lowland gorilla Kabibe ... More...