Monday – Story of the Day

Female chimpanzee Dorothy died of heart failure (she was over 40 years old) and as she was being carried away, behind the fence together all the chimpanzees stood silently, some with hands on the shoulders of one another.

Picture of the Day

Photo: Monica Szczupider / Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue Center (2009)

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9 thoughts on “Monday – Story of the Day

  1. How can we pretend that animals don’t have feelings like us… Darwin said it, and we still have trouble acknowledging the truth of this. But of course if we admit the truth of this we could n’t treat them the way we do, or eat them either…

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