This is Boogie, the grey gorilla from Steiff’s National Geographic series. He is 14 inches tall and made from incredibly soft plush fabric. His real-life counterparts in the African rain forest are on the Red List of Threatened Species. This grand and powerful animal is at risk of extinction due to the destruction of its habitat and poaching by irresponsible trophy hunters. Boogie represents this wonderful species, which has strong protective instincts and a tremendous family bond. National Geographic Boogie gorilla stands on his own and has soft plush grey fur with beautiful shading that transitions from his body to his haunches. The middle of his head is brown. The intricate airbrush technique using black from head to foot complements this charming creature perfectly. Your purchase today helps support scientists, explorers and researchers from the National Geographic Society so they can continue to protect animals like Boogie who are facing extinction.