When Victoria and Damian Aspinall got married, she knew that his passion for animals was part of the deal. He owned two zoos, so he was quite familiar with dangerous and exotic animals. It did not take long before he took his new wife to introduce her to the gorillas he raised over a decade ago. Keep reading to see what went down when Damian introduced Victoria…things did not go according to plan!
An Unusual Childhood
Unlike most people, Damian Aspinall spent his childhood surrounded by exotic animals. John Aspinall, his father, launched Howletts Wild Animal Park in 1957. Damian grew up in the 700-acre estate in Kent, England alongside a large variety of exotic animals. You can say that Damian was basically raised by a gorilla mother!