The “metrosexual” gorilla has since spawned a veritable industry of merchandise and tie-in products. Western lowland gorilla Shabani is pictured in a new facility for gorillas and chimpanzees at the Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens in Nagoya 1 talking about this.

In recent months, women have been flocking to the Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens in Japan to see his "flirtatious glances."

Nov 19, 2018 - Meet Shabani the gorilla. Is Shabani the gorilla the George Clooney of the jungle? In recent months, women have been flocking to the Higashiyama Zoo and…” Zoo Animals Animals And Pets Funny Animals Cute Animals Silverback Gorilla Chimpanzee Majestic Animals Animals Beautiful Mountain Gorilla. Shabani. (: @shiho0601) Gorilla Gorilla ... Years after baby Tansy Aspinall was pictured being held in the arms of a gorilla, she and her father tracked their apes down to a rainforest in Gabon for another heart-warming embrace. Pictures of the Day: 6 September 2018. Shabani is the name of a silverback gorilla who currently resides at Higashiyama Zoo and Botanical Gardens in Nagoya, Japan.

Tina Kestner Animal friends. 2015 is wild! I'm an 18-year-old western lowland gorilla from Australia who now lives at the Higashiyama Zoo in Japan. Somewhat further up the food chain is Shabani: a photogenic Western lowland gorilla who resides in Higashiyama Zoo, Nagoya, Shabani became well known in around 2015 when people (especially women) started to notice how handsome he is — and how human he seemed with his good looks. In May 2015, the 18-year-old ape became a subject of an international idol and celebrity animal on the web, especially among young women in Japan, mainly for his apparent photogenicity and attractive facial features. Shabani wurde nach Japan geschickt, um dort an einem weltweiten Zuchtprogramm teilzunehmen, bei dem anerkannte Zoos helfen, diese vom Aussterben bedrohte Tierart zu retten, indem sie die Tiere in Gefangenschaft züchten. 1,227 Likes, 71 Comments - Entertainment Tonight (@entertainmenttonight) on Instagram: “Meet Shabani the gorilla. A gorilla who's a heartthrob?! According to the droves of young women in Japan heading to the zoo to see him in the flesh (and fur), he certainly is.