Video Of The Week — Gorillas Love Egg Hunts Too!

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Photo Credit: Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden

If you think Easter egg hunts are meant only for humans, think again. At Ohio's Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden, even the animals join in the fun. On Saturday, March 19, park officials organized the annual egg hunt for the resident western lowland gorillas by hiding brightly colored boiled eggs and other treats inside their enclosure.

Photo Credit: Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden

The smart apes knew exactly what to do. They picked up their baskets and began an intense search to try to grab as many of the treats as possible. However, their baskets remained empty, because just like humans, they instantly devoured every one of them!

Resources: myfox28columbus.com, Cincinnati zoo and botanical garden.

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531 Comments
  • meThursday, March 21, 2019 at 11:53 am
    What I did not know that gorillas like eggs that is cool.
    • :)Friday, February 15, 2019 at 8:26 am
      So funny
      • loading........Thursday, November 29, 2018 at 5:53 am
        this is so cute!
        • ZachFriday, September 21, 2018 at 2:10 pm
          so funny
          • aneenaMonday, March 19, 2018 at 12:50 pm
            that is cool i never though animals could do that
            • nbnmhjbhnnmbThursday, March 15, 2018 at 10:31 am
              that is waaaaaaaaay cute.
              • lolThursday, February 15, 2018 at 7:15 am
                that is so cute
                • ffghvbbnmMonday, February 5, 2018 at 10:22 am
                  they are soooooooooo freaking cute
                  • mysteryTuesday, December 19, 2017 at 10:45 am
                    AMAZING!
                    • ???Friday, November 3, 2017 at 11:25 am
                      that's cute to.