The gorilla, named Gladys, is being cared for by a human parent after her mother at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas rejected her after her birth in January.
What does GPZ stand for?
GPZ stands for Gladys Porter Zoo (Brownsville, TX)
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- General Presidency of Youth Welfare (Saudi Arabia)
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- General-Purpose Zone (US Customs)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Common to most first-time gorilla mothers, Gladys Stone was rejected by her 14-year-old mother "Kiazi" after being born at Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas in Jan.
She came from the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas, where she was born on January 29 to a first-time mother who showed little maternal instinct.
The animal in question had been sent to the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas, earlier this year as part of a breeding and repopulation program.
An additional three solar arrays will be installed through the Sun Club during 2011 including: University of Houston, Gladys Porter Zoo (Brownsville) and Cameron Park Zoo (Waco).
14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, October 12, 2011, Gladys Porter Zoo animal staff departed for a trip north to Welland, Ontario.
Credit goes to representatives of SEMARNAP (Secretaria de Medio Ambiente Recursos Naturales y Pesca); Gladys Porter Zoo of Brownsville, Texas; Lower Rio Grande, Santa Ana, and Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuges; INP (Instituto Nacional de Pesca); Tamaulipas State Government Pesca; CRIP Tampico (Centro Regional de Investigaciones Pesqueras); La Pesca Port Authority; UAT Shrimp Laboratory in La Pesca (Universidad Autonoma de Tamaulipas); PROFEPA (Procuraduria Federal del Medio Ambiente); and Scouts from Ciudad Madero and Tampico, Mexico.
Gladys Porter Zoo veterinarian Michelle Frahm is helping with tests and medical care, Hockaday said, and lab workers are feeding her fish, vitamins and antibiotics.