George has lots of other great qualities. He is KING OF THE JUNGLE after all. He made a vow to protect his birthplace and all of its inhabitants no matter what.
It’s a little known fact that ALL apes are named ape. The trick is in the pronunciation something far too subtle for humans. You see, apes are way smarter than humans assume.
Magnolia isn’t native to the jungle that’s pretty easy to tell since she’s the only character in this show with a biology degree, hasn’t developed vine-swinging calluses, and has yet to name her intestinal parasites (soon!).
George’s pet - Shep’s an elephant who thinks he’s a faithful golden retriever.
George’s pet - Tookie Tookie’s a bird with a limited vocabulary who lets George know if there’s trouble in the jungle.