Kidogo the gorilla lives in Krefeld zoo, Germany. He moved there from Denmark’s Givskud Zoo in March, 2011.The big ape’s keepers at Krefeld Zoo in Germany were concerned after 12-year-old Kidogo appeared homesick.

In attempt to cheer him up, the keepers installed a tightrope in his enclosure for him to hang from but were amazed when he climbed up and began walking on it instead.

Kidogo, a western lowland gorilla nicknamed, who has been nicknamed ‘King Kodo’ by his keepers shares his enclosure with two females Muna, 23 and Oya, 24.