11Feb
2016
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Orphaned Chimpanzees in Guinea Conservation Centre

These cute monkeys were caught up in monkey trafficking, but thanks to some friendly help from caring humans, they are being reintroduced to their real world.

Swinging from trees and scampering across scrubland, these adorable baby chimpanzees are learning basic life skills in a shelter after they were orphaned in the forests of Guinea.The animals were rescued by the Chimpanzee Conservation Centre – which serves as a sanctuary and a rehabilitation project in the West African country.The playful apes were taken-in as babies after being orphaned because of chimpanzee trafficking – usually because their mothers have been captured and sold as pets.

Source: Orphaned chimpanzees swing from trees Guinea Conservation Centre | Daily Mail Online