"Our care for creatures is where the right for our own survival should be judged: These two stories about Koko the Gorilla and Shirley the Elephant will bring you to tears. Amazing and so deeply sad as well".
In 2000, “The Urban Elephant” brought viewers the touching story of Shirley and Jenny, two crippled elephants reunited at The Elephant Sanctuary in Tennessee after a 22-year separation. The bonding was immediate, intense and unforgettable between the two former circus elephants.
Koko the gorilla reads sign language and is seen here saying "I need your help".
Watch these amazing and touching videos – select heading above.