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Orphaned gorilla and helper, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo
A helper/veterinarian from the Dian Fossey Gorilla fund minding an orphaned gorilla in its new habitat. Gorillas are susceptible to the same diseases as humans, and particularly to respiratory infections, hence the need to wear a protective mask.