Dallas Zoo Gorilla Scares Taunting Children in Viral Video

June 25, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

A Dallas Zoo gorilla scared several youngsters who were taunting the great ape.

After hearing taunts of “you’re ugly” over and over as the gorilla sits and watches.

The gorilla then rapidly presses its hands against the glass and looks at the children, scaring them.

After the scare, the ape then calmly walks away.

The Daily Mail identified the primate as a western lowland gorilla, which can weigh as much as 400 pounds.