Albino Gorilla: Inbreeding Caused Albino Gorilla Coat Color

The albino gorilla, Snowflake, has become an internet sensation due to its unique color. But how did Snowflake become an albino gorilla?

Scientists say it may be a result of inbreeding. Snowflake is the world’s only albino gorilla, but some genetic sleuthing may have tracked down the source.

Check out video of Snowflake the albino gorilla below.