Photos

KokoPIX Photoblog Archive

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1546
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436990
    [changed] => 1268436990
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1546
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => Rikki Power - Gorilla Dog
    [body] => Rikki Power, who has been with the foundation for only a couple of years, is turning out to be a "gorilla's best friend" as well as ours.  She's intelligent, fast, compassionate and everything a gorilla could want in an interspecies companion and security guard.  And Rikki is also adapting well to the Gorilla Foundation's ambience - mastering the "language board" and an array of spoken commands and gestures.  This is not surprising, however, if you read recent books like "AnimalSign TO You (Imagine! Signing Is Not Just For Primates Anymore)" by Sean Senechal.
    [teaser] => 
    [log] => 
    [revision_timestamp] => 1268436990
    [format] => 0
    [name] => koko3rw
    [picture] => 
    [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";}
    [field_source] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 070924_IMG_1281_S5
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_title] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Rikki Power - Gorilla Dog
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_description] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Rikki Power, who has been with the foundation for only a couple of years, is turning out to be a "gorilla's best friend" as well as ours.  She's intelligent, fast, compassionate and everything a gorilla could want in an interspecies companion and security guard.  And Rikki is also adapting well to the Gorilla Foundation's ambience - mastering the "language board" and an array of spoken commands and gestures.  This is not surprising, however, if you read recent books like "AnimalSign TO You (Imagine! Signing Is Not Just For Primates Anymore)" by Sean Senechal.
                    [format] => 
                )

        )

    [field_date_created] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007-10-21 00:00:00
                    [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [date_type] => datetime
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3184
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 071021_IMG_1281_rikki_T.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/071021_IMG_1281_rikki_T.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 7886
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436990
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 120
                            [width] => 120
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photo] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3183
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 071021_IMG_1281_rikki.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/071021_IMG_1281_rikki.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 99249
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436990
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 450
                            [width] => 600
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Ron Cohn
                )

        )

    [field_title_body] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Rikki Power - Gorilla Dog Rikki Power, who has been with the foundation for only a couple of years, is turning out to be a "gorilla's best friend" as well as ours.  She's intelligent, fast, compassionate and everything a gorilla could want in an interspecies companion and security guard.  And Rikki is also adapting well to the Gorilla Foundation's ambience - mastering the "language board" and an array of spoken commands and gestures.  This is not surprising, however, if you read recent books like "AnimalSign TO You (Imagine! Signing Is Not Just For Primates Anymore)" by Sean Senechal.
                )

        )

    [field_date_year] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007
                )

        )

    [webform] => Array
        (
            [addblock] => 
        )

    [uuid] => 
    [taxonomy] => Array
        (
        )

    [revision_uuid] => 
)
Rikki Power - Gorilla Dog

Rikki Power, who has been with the foundation for only a couple of years, is turning out to be a "gorilla's best friend" as well as ours. She's intelligent, fast, compassionate and everything a gorilla could want in an interspecies companion and security guard. And Rikki is also adapting well to the Gorilla Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1547
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436990
    [changed] => 1268436990
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1547
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => Do gorillas floss every day?
    [body] => Koko does.  But then Koko had some serious gum problems a few years ago, and after being repaired by a stellar team of Stanford-based dentists and doctors, she was given orders to keep up the daily flossing to maintain her new and improved gum health.  And since eating isn't quite as enjoyable without good gum health, Koko is adamant about her flossing regiment.  What a role model ...
    [teaser] => 
    [log] => 
    [revision_timestamp] => 1268436990
    [format] => 0
    [name] => koko3rw
    [picture] => 
    [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";}
    [field_source] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 071006_IMG_1311_S5_k_floss.JPG
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_title] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Do gorillas floss every day?
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_description] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Koko does.  But then Koko had some serious gum problems a few years ago, and after being repaired by a stellar team of Stanford-based dentists and doctors, she was given orders to keep up the daily flossing to maintain her new and improved gum health.  And since eating isn't quite as enjoyable without good gum health, Koko is adamant about her flossing regiment.  What a role model ...
                    [format] => 
                )

        )

    [field_date_created] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007-10-24 00:00:00
                    [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [date_type] => datetime
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3186
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 071024_IMG_1311_k_floss_T.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/071024_IMG_1311_k_floss_T.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 6232
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436990
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 120
                            [width] => 120
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photo] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3185
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 071024_IMG_1311_k_floss.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/071024_IMG_1311_k_floss.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 107207
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436990
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 450
                            [width] => 600
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Ron Cohn
                )

        )

    [field_title_body] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Do gorillas floss every day? Koko does.  But then Koko had some serious gum problems a few years ago, and after being repaired by a stellar team of Stanford-based dentists and doctors, she was given orders to keep up the daily flossing to maintain her new and improved gum health.  And since eating isn't quite as enjoyable without good gum health, Koko is adamant about her flossing regiment.  What a role model ...
                )

        )

    [field_date_year] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007
                )

        )

    [webform] => Array
        (
            [addblock] => 
        )

    [uuid] => 
    [taxonomy] => Array
        (
        )

    [revision_uuid] => 
)
Do gorillas floss every day?

Koko does. But then Koko had some serious gum problems a few years ago, and after being repaired by a stellar team of Stanford-based dentists and doctors, she was given orders to keep up the daily flossing to maintain her new and improved gum health. And since eating isn't quite as enjoyable without good gum health, Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1548
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436990
    [changed] => 1268436990
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1548
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => Ndume's Creative Enrichment
    [body] => Recently we have been exploring a number of new "enrichment" items to help our (and Koko"s) favorite silverback, Ndume, enjoy his environment.  These include large hollow plastic balls and tubes with small holes to hide interesting foods - some of which were contributed by our supporters in response to our gorilla wishlist.


But one of the most creative enrichment days for Ndume was his recent birthday (Oct. 10), for which our caregivers converted the gorillas" outdoor and indoor facilities into a veritable camping expedition. See the Oct. 28th edition of Caregiver"s Corner in Penny"s Team Journal to explore for yourself. [teaser] => [log] => [revision_timestamp] => 1268436990 [format] => 0 [name] => koko3rw [picture] => [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";} [field_source] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 071008_S5_IMG_1354.jpg ) ) [field_kokopix_title] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Ndume's Creative Enrichment ) ) [field_kokopix_description] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Recently we have been exploring a number of new "enrichment" items to help our (and Koko"s) favorite silverback, Ndume, enjoy his environment. These include large hollow plastic balls and tubes with small holes to hide interesting foods - some of which were contributed by our supporters in response to our gorilla wishlist.

But one of the most creative enrichment days for Ndume was his recent birthday (Oct. 10), for which our caregivers converted the gorillas" outdoor and indoor facilities into a veritable camping expedition. See the Oct. 28th edition of Caregiver"s Corner in Penny"s Team Journal to explore for yourself. [format] => ) ) [field_date_created] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 2007-10-28 00:00:00 [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles [date_type] => datetime ) ) [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [fid] => 3188 [uid] => 1 [filename] => 071028_IMG_1354_n_ball_T.jpg [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/071028_IMG_1354_n_ball_T.jpg [filemime] => image/jpeg [filesize] => 6757 [status] => 1 [timestamp] => 1268436990 [data] => Array ( [duration] => 0 [height] => 120 [width] => 120 [audio_bitrate_mode] => [audio_channel_mode] => [audio_format] => [audio_bitrate] => 0 [audio_sample_rate] => 0 ) [list] => ) ) [field_kokopix_photo] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [fid] => 3187 [uid] => 1 [filename] => 071028_IMG_1354_n_ball.jpg [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/071028_IMG_1354_n_ball.jpg [filemime] => image/jpeg [filesize] => 78349 [status] => 1 [timestamp] => 1268436990 [data] => Array ( [duration] => 0 [height] => 420 [width] => 500 [audio_bitrate_mode] => [audio_channel_mode] => [audio_format] => [audio_bitrate] => 0 [audio_sample_rate] => 0 ) [list] => ) ) [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Ron Cohn ) ) [field_title_body] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Ndume's Creative Enrichment Recently we have been exploring a number of new "enrichment" items to help our (and Koko"s) favorite silverback, Ndume, enjoy his environment. These include large hollow plastic balls and tubes with small holes to hide interesting foods - some of which were contributed by our supporters in response to our gorilla wishlist.

But one of the most creative enrichment days for Ndume was his recent birthday (Oct. 10), for which our caregivers converted the gorillas" outdoor and indoor facilities into a veritable camping expedition. See the Oct. 28th edition of Caregiver"s Corner in Penny"s Team Journal to explore for yourself. ) ) [field_date_year] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 2007 ) ) [webform] => Array ( [addblock] => ) [uuid] => [taxonomy] => Array ( ) [revision_uuid] => )
Ndume's Creative Enrichment

Recently we have been exploring a number of new "enrichment" items to help our (and Koko"s) favorite silverback, Ndume, enjoy his environment. These include large hollow plastic balls and tubes with small holes to hide interesting foods - some of which were contributed by our supporters in response to our gorilla Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1549
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436990
    [changed] => 1268436990
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1549
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => Koko's Ghost Costume
    [body] => Penny and Ron were looking for Koko's old halloween ghost costume, and Koko overheard them say they couldn't remember where it was. So Koko went on a creative expedition of her own and located a white plastic raincoat decorated with black animal figures, which she had once tried on for other reasons.  Even though it was folded into a little 6"x8" case, Koko imagined that it would make a swell ghost costume.  The proof's in the pudding . . .
    [teaser] => 
    [log] => 
    [revision_timestamp] => 1268436990
    [format] => 0
    [name] => koko3rw
    [picture] => 
    [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";}
    [field_source] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 071031_img_1741_S3.jpg
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_title] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Koko's Ghost Costume
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_description] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Penny and Ron were looking for Koko's old halloween ghost costume, and Koko overheard them say they couldn't remember where it was. So Koko went on a creative expedition of her own and located a white plastic raincoat decorated with black animal figures, which she had once tried on for other reasons.  Even though it was folded into a little 6"x8" case, Koko imagined that it would make a swell ghost costume.  The proof's in the pudding . . .
                    [format] => 
                )

        )

    [field_date_created] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007-10-31 00:00:00
                    [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [date_type] => datetime
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3190
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 071031_IMG_1741_k_ghost_T.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/071031_IMG_1741_k_ghost_T.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 5532
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436990
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 120
                            [width] => 120
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photo] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3189
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 071031_IMG_1741_k_ghost.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/071031_IMG_1741_k_ghost.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 75628
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436990
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 600
                            [width] => 507
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Ron Cohn
                )

        )

    [field_title_body] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Koko's Ghost Costume Penny and Ron were looking for Koko's old halloween ghost costume, and Koko overheard them say they couldn't remember where it was. So Koko went on a creative expedition of her own and located a white plastic raincoat decorated with black animal figures, which she had once tried on for other reasons.  Even though it was folded into a little 6"x8" case, Koko imagined that it would make a swell ghost costume.  The proof's in the pudding . . .
                )

        )

    [field_date_year] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007
                )

        )

    [webform] => Array
        (
            [addblock] => 
        )

    [uuid] => 
    [taxonomy] => Array
        (
        )

    [revision_uuid] => 
)
Koko's Ghost Costume

Penny and Ron were looking for Koko's old halloween ghost costume, and Koko overheard them say they couldn't remember where it was. So Koko went on a creative expedition of her own and located a white plastic raincoat decorated with black animal figures, which she had once tried on for other reasons. Even though it Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1550
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436990
    [changed] => 1268436990
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1550
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => Koko Welcomes Penny Home
    [body] => Penny has been travelling to conferences lately and Koko is glad to have her back again. They've developed quite a close relationship over the years, and while Koko's communication skills may make it easier to express her feelings, it doesn't necessarily make them easier to bear.
    [teaser] => 
    [log] => 
    [revision_timestamp] => 1268436990
    [format] => 0
    [name] => koko3rw
    [picture] => 
    [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";}
    [field_source] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 071024_s5_img_1694.jpg
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_title] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Koko Welcomes Penny Home
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_description] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Penny has been travelling to conferences lately and Koko is glad to have her back again. They've developed quite a close relationship over the years, and while Koko's communication skills may make it easier to express her feelings, it doesn't necessarily make them easier to bear.
                    [format] => 
                )

        )

    [field_date_created] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007-11-03 00:00:00
                    [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [date_type] => datetime
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3192
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 071103_IMG_1694_kp_T.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/071103_IMG_1694_kp_T.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 6984
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436990
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 120
                            [width] => 120
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photo] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3191
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 071103_IMG_1694_kp.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/071103_IMG_1694_kp.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 95516
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436990
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 450
                            [width] => 600
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Ron Cohn
                )

        )

    [field_title_body] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Koko Welcomes Penny Home Penny has been travelling to conferences lately and Koko is glad to have her back again. They've developed quite a close relationship over the years, and while Koko's communication skills may make it easier to express her feelings, it doesn't necessarily make them easier to bear.
                )

        )

    [field_date_year] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007
                )

        )

    [webform] => Array
        (
            [addblock] => 
        )

    [uuid] => 
    [taxonomy] => Array
        (
        )

    [revision_uuid] => 
)
Koko Welcomes Penny Home

Penny has been travelling to conferences lately and Koko is glad to have her back again. They've developed quite a close relationship over the years, and while Koko's communication skills may make it easier to express her feelings, it doesn't necessarily make them easier to Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1532
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436989
    [changed] => 1268436989
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1532
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => At One with Nature ...
    [body] => Koko sits outside, surrounded by a diverse collection of enrichment objects designed to provide her with interesting and challenging things to do when she"s not simply communing with nature - or communicating with other species.
    [teaser] => 
    [log] => 
    [revision_timestamp] => 1268436989
    [format] => 0
    [name] => koko3rw
    [picture] => 
    [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";}
    [field_source] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 070404_S3_IMG_2761.jpg
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_title] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => At One with Nature ...
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_description] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Koko sits outside, surrounded by a diverse collection of enrichment objects designed to provide her with interesting and challenging things to do when she"s not simply communing with nature - or communicating with other species.
                    [format] => 
                )

        )

    [field_date_created] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007-06-11 00:00:00
                    [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [date_type] => datetime
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3156
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 070610_IMG_2761_k_out_T.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/070610_IMG_2761_k_out_T.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 5798
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436989
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 120
                            [width] => 120
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photo] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3155
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 070610_IMG_2761_k_out.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/070610_IMG_2761_k_out.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 105246
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436989
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 450
                            [width] => 600
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Ron Cohn
                )

        )

    [field_title_body] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => At One with Nature ... Koko sits outside, surrounded by a diverse collection of enrichment objects designed to provide her with interesting and challenging things to do when she"s not simply communing with nature - or communicating with other species.
                )

        )

    [field_date_year] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007
                )

        )

    [webform] => Array
        (
            [addblock] => 
        )

    [uuid] => 
    [taxonomy] => Array
        (
        )

    [revision_uuid] => 
)
At One with Nature ...

Koko sits outside, surrounded by a diverse collection of enrichment objects designed to provide her with interesting and challenging things to do when she"s not simply communing with nature - or communicating with other Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1531
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436989
    [changed] => 1268436989
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1531
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => What is Koko so enthralled with?
    [body] => Is Koko looking at a whiteboard, a mirror or a photo?
And why is she so interested?
Let us know what you think at kokopix@koko.org and we"ll let you know if you"re right in the next KokoPix.
    [teaser] => 
    [log] => 
    [revision_timestamp] => 1268436989
    [format] => 0
    [name] => koko3rw
    [picture] => 
    [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";}
    [field_source] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 070305_S3_IMG_2670.jpg
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_title] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => What is Koko so enthralled with?
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_description] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Is Koko looking at a whiteboard, a mirror or a photo?
And why is she so interested?
Let us know what you think at kokopix@koko.org and we"ll let you know if you"re right in the next KokoPix.
                    [format] => 
                )

        )

    [field_date_created] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007-06-06 00:00:00
                    [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles
                    [date_type] => datetime
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3154
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 070606_IMG_2670_enthrall_T.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/070606_IMG_2670_enthrall_T.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 5662
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436989
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 120
                            [width] => 120
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photo] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [fid] => 3153
                    [uid] => 1
                    [filename] => 070606_IMG_2670_enthrall.jpg
                    [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/070606_IMG_2670_enthrall.jpg
                    [filemime] => image/jpeg
                    [filesize] => 59129
                    [status] => 1
                    [timestamp] => 1268436989
                    [data] => Array
                        (
                            [duration] => 0
                            [height] => 450
                            [width] => 600
                            [audio_bitrate_mode] => 
                            [audio_channel_mode] => 
                            [audio_format] => 
                            [audio_bitrate] => 0
                            [audio_sample_rate] => 0
                        )

                    [list] => 
                )

        )

    [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => Ron Cohn
                )

        )

    [field_title_body] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => What is Koko so enthralled with? Is Koko looking at a whiteboard, a mirror or a photo?
And why is she so interested?
Let us know what you think at kokopix@koko.org and we"ll let you know if you"re right in the next KokoPix.
                )

        )

    [field_date_year] => Array
        (
            [0] => Array
                (
                    [value] => 2007
                )

        )

    [webform] => Array
        (
            [addblock] => 
        )

    [uuid] => 
    [taxonomy] => Array
        (
        )

    [revision_uuid] => 
)
What is Koko so enthralled with?

Is Koko looking at a whiteboard, a mirror or a photo? And why is she so interested? Let us know what you think at kokopix@koko.org and we"ll let you know if you"re right in the next Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1530
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436989
    [changed] => 1268436989
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1530
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => Koko"s Gaze
    [body] => How many of you have ever looked into the eyes of a gorilla?  Those who have will never forget that what they saw was a reflection of themselves - a deep, kind, intelligent soul, whose physical appearance is in some sense just a thin illusory veneer compared to the wisdom within. 


But beyond Koko"s gaze is a layer of language acquistion - American Sign Language - that makes the connection even more real and sustained. And makes us realize that we are not alone on this planet - though if we don"t take better care of our kindred great apes, we may be soon. [teaser] => [log] => [revision_timestamp] => 1268436989 [format] => 0 [name] => koko3rw [picture] => [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";} [field_source] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 070305_S3_IMG_2669.jpg ) ) [field_kokopix_title] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Koko"s Gaze ) ) [field_kokopix_description] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => How many of you have ever looked into the eyes of a gorilla? Those who have will never forget that what they saw was a reflection of themselves - a deep, kind, intelligent soul, whose physical appearance is in some sense just a thin illusory veneer compared to the wisdom within.

But beyond Koko"s gaze is a layer of language acquistion - American Sign Language - that makes the connection even more real and sustained. And makes us realize that we are not alone on this planet - though if we don"t take better care of our kindred great apes, we may be soon. [format] => ) ) [field_date_created] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 2007-05-31 00:00:00 [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles [date_type] => datetime ) ) [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [fid] => 3152 [uid] => 1 [filename] => 070531_IMG_2669_k_close_T.jpg [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/070531_IMG_2669_k_close_T.jpg [filemime] => image/jpeg [filesize] => 5389 [status] => 1 [timestamp] => 1268436989 [data] => Array ( [duration] => 0 [height] => 120 [width] => 120 [audio_bitrate_mode] => [audio_channel_mode] => [audio_format] => [audio_bitrate] => 0 [audio_sample_rate] => 0 ) [list] => ) ) [field_kokopix_photo] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [fid] => 3151 [uid] => 1 [filename] => 070531_IMG_2669_k_close.jpg [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/070531_IMG_2669_k_close.jpg [filemime] => image/jpeg [filesize] => 92001 [status] => 1 [timestamp] => 1268436989 [data] => Array ( [duration] => 0 [height] => 500 [width] => 542 [audio_bitrate_mode] => [audio_channel_mode] => [audio_format] => [audio_bitrate] => 0 [audio_sample_rate] => 0 ) [list] => ) ) [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Ron Cohn ) ) [field_title_body] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Koko"s Gaze How many of you have ever looked into the eyes of a gorilla? Those who have will never forget that what they saw was a reflection of themselves - a deep, kind, intelligent soul, whose physical appearance is in some sense just a thin illusory veneer compared to the wisdom within.

But beyond Koko"s gaze is a layer of language acquistion - American Sign Language - that makes the connection even more real and sustained. And makes us realize that we are not alone on this planet - though if we don"t take better care of our kindred great apes, we may be soon. ) ) [field_date_year] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 2007 ) ) [webform] => Array ( [addblock] => ) [uuid] => [taxonomy] => Array ( ) [revision_uuid] => )
Koko"s Gaze

How many of you have ever looked into the eyes of a gorilla? Those who have will never forget that what they saw was a reflection of themselves - a deep, kind, intelligent soul, whose physical appearance is in some sense just a thin illusory veneer compared to the wisdom within. But beyond Koko"s gaze is a layer Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1529
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436989
    [changed] => 1268436989
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1529
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => Koko continues to be interested in a baby
    [body] => Just in case you thought Koko had been distracted from her life-long dream of being a mother by her creative and educational caregivers, we assure you she remains very much interested in having a baby.    Playing and being affectionate with certain dolls, signing "love" and "baby" to these dolls, and just telling us she wants a baby are pretty direct signals to us that this is the case.  And we remain very much engaged in helping her attain this goal.  


Besides the obvious scientific benefits of observing cultural transmission of a human-taught language in gorillas (this has already been observed in chimpanzees thank to Project Washoe), there is the simple pleasure it will bring to Koko, and hence to all who know her. [teaser] => [log] => [revision_timestamp] => 1268436989 [format] => 0 [name] => koko3rw [picture] => [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";} [field_source] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 070305_S3_IMG_2667.jpg ) ) [field_kokopix_title] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Koko continues to be interested in a bab ) ) [field_kokopix_description] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Just in case you thought Koko had been distracted from her life-long dream of being a mother by her creative and educational caregivers, we assure you she remains very much interested in having a baby. Playing and being affectionate with certain dolls, signing "love" and "baby" to these dolls, and just telling us she wants a baby are pretty direct signals to us that this is the case. And we remain very much engaged in helping her attain this goal.

Besides the obvious scientific benefits of observing cultural transmission of a human-taught language in gorillas (this has already been observed in chimpanzees thank to Project Washoe), there is the simple pleasure it will bring to Koko, and hence to all who know her. [format] => ) ) [field_date_created] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 2007-05-24 00:00:00 [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles [date_type] => datetime ) ) [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [fid] => 3150 [uid] => 1 [filename] => 070524_IMG_2667_k_doll_T.jpg [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/070524_IMG_2667_k_doll_T.jpg [filemime] => image/jpeg [filesize] => 5907 [status] => 1 [timestamp] => 1268436989 [data] => Array ( [duration] => 0 [height] => 120 [width] => 120 [audio_bitrate_mode] => [audio_channel_mode] => [audio_format] => [audio_bitrate] => 0 [audio_sample_rate] => 0 ) [list] => ) ) [field_kokopix_photo] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [fid] => 3149 [uid] => 1 [filename] => 070524_IMG_2667_k_doll.jpg [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/070524_IMG_2667_k_doll.jpg [filemime] => image/jpeg [filesize] => 95927 [status] => 1 [timestamp] => 1268436989 [data] => Array ( [duration] => 0 [height] => 450 [width] => 600 [audio_bitrate_mode] => [audio_channel_mode] => [audio_format] => [audio_bitrate] => 0 [audio_sample_rate] => 0 ) [list] => ) ) [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Ron Cohn ) ) [field_title_body] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Koko continues to be interested in a baby Just in case you thought Koko had been distracted from her life-long dream of being a mother by her creative and educational caregivers, we assure you she remains very much interested in having a baby. Playing and being affectionate with certain dolls, signing "love" and "baby" to these dolls, and just telling us she wants a baby are pretty direct signals to us that this is the case. And we remain very much engaged in helping her attain this goal.

Besides the obvious scientific benefits of observing cultural transmission of a human-taught language in gorillas (this has already been observed in chimpanzees thank to Project Washoe), there is the simple pleasure it will bring to Koko, and hence to all who know her. ) ) [field_date_year] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 2007 ) ) [webform] => Array ( [addblock] => ) [uuid] => [taxonomy] => Array ( ) [revision_uuid] => )
Koko continues to be interested in a bab

Just in case you thought Koko had been distracted from her life-long dream of being a mother by her creative and educational caregivers, we assure you she remains very much interested in having a baby. Playing and being affectionate with certain dolls, signing "love" and "baby" to these dolls, and just telling us Read more

stdClass Object
(
    [nid] => 1528
    [type] => kokopix_photoblog_archive
    [language] => en
    [uid] => 1
    [status] => 1
    [created] => 1268436989
    [changed] => 1268436989
    [comment] => 0
    [promote] => 0
    [moderate] => 0
    [sticky] => 0
    [tnid] => 0
    [translate] => 0
    [vid] => 1528
    [revision_uid] => 0
    [title] => Time to recycle the peanut butter jar
    [body] => After snacking on the last bits of a jar of peanut butter (given to her when practically empty), Koko transports it to another location, where the staff will eventually recycle it.


Peanut butter is one of Koko"s favorite foods. In fact she typically enjoys a thin peanut butter sandwich at the end of every day. We even made up a simple song for Koko called "The Peanut Butter Sandwich Song" which she attempts to play on a keyboard (we"ll show you an excerpt in the upcoming KokoFlix, later this summer). [teaser] => [log] => [revision_timestamp] => 1268436989 [format] => 0 [name] => koko3rw [picture] => [data] => a:5:{s:18:"admin_compact_mode";b:0;s:14:"picture_delete";s:0:"";s:14:"picture_upload";s:0:"";s:5:"block";a:1:{s:5:"block";a:1:{i:1;i:1;}}s:13:"form_build_id";s:37:"form-4d7a94d89c5b5cc28fdb09113cb93437";} [field_source] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 070305_S3_IMG_2654.jpg ) ) [field_kokopix_title] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Time to recycle the peanut butter jar ) ) [field_kokopix_description] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => After snacking on the last bits of a jar of peanut butter (given to her when practically empty), Koko transports it to another location, where the staff will eventually recycle it.

Peanut butter is one of Koko"s favorite foods. In fact she typically enjoys a thin peanut butter sandwich at the end of every day. We even made up a simple song for Koko called "The Peanut Butter Sandwich Song" which she attempts to play on a keyboard (we"ll show you an excerpt in the upcoming KokoFlix, later this summer). [format] => ) ) [field_date_created] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 2007-05-17 00:00:00 [timezone] => America/Los_Angeles [timezone_db] => America/Los_Angeles [date_type] => datetime ) ) [field_kokopix_thumb] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [fid] => 3148 [uid] => 1 [filename] => 070517_IMG_2654_k_jar_T.jpg [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/thumbs/070517_IMG_2654_k_jar_T.jpg [filemime] => image/jpeg [filesize] => 4760 [status] => 1 [timestamp] => 1268436989 [data] => Array ( [duration] => 0 [height] => 120 [width] => 120 [audio_bitrate_mode] => [audio_channel_mode] => [audio_format] => [audio_bitrate] => 0 [audio_sample_rate] => 0 ) [list] => ) ) [field_kokopix_photo] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [fid] => 3147 [uid] => 1 [filename] => 070517_IMG_2654_k_jar.jpg [filepath] => sites/default/files/kokoPIX/enlargePhotos/070517_IMG_2654_k_jar.jpg [filemime] => image/jpeg [filesize] => 113579 [status] => 1 [timestamp] => 1268436989 [data] => Array ( [duration] => 0 [height] => 450 [width] => 600 [audio_bitrate_mode] => [audio_channel_mode] => [audio_format] => [audio_bitrate] => 0 [audio_sample_rate] => 0 ) [list] => ) ) [field_kokopix_photographer] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Ron Cohn ) ) [field_title_body] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => Time to recycle the peanut butter jar After snacking on the last bits of a jar of peanut butter (given to her when practically empty), Koko transports it to another location, where the staff will eventually recycle it.

Peanut butter is one of Koko"s favorite foods. In fact she typically enjoys a thin peanut butter sandwich at the end of every day. We even made up a simple song for Koko called "The Peanut Butter Sandwich Song" which she attempts to play on a keyboard (we"ll show you an excerpt in the upcoming KokoFlix, later this summer). ) ) [field_date_year] => Array ( [0] => Array ( [value] => 2007 ) ) [webform] => Array ( [addblock] => ) [uuid] => [taxonomy] => Array ( ) [revision_uuid] => )
Time to recycle the peanut butter jar

After snacking on the last bits of a jar of peanut butter (given to her when practically empty), Koko transports it to another location, where the staff will eventually recycle it. Peanut butter is one of Koko"s favorite foods. In fact she typically enjoys a thin peanut butter sandwich at the end of every day. We Read more

Contact Us

Hide

CLOSE

The Gorilla Foundation / Koko.org
1733 Woodside Rd., Suite 330
Redwood City, CA, 94061
1-800-ME-GO-APE (634-6273)

User login

Why become a member?

Our mission is to learn about gorillas by communicating with them, and apply our knowledge to advance great ape conservation, education, care and empathy.

amazon.com

Website design by 1185 Design and powered by TrevNet Media