Cute orangutan clutches his mum but who’s the daddy?

Little Ombak won’t let go of his mum – but zookeepers are unsure about his father. The rare male Sumatran Orangutan was born at Basel Zoo on March 4th and 17 year old mother Kila hasn’t let him out of her ... read more>>

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Cute orangutan clutches his mum but who's the daddy?

Little Ombak won't let go of his mum - but zookeepers are unsure about his father. The rare male Sumatran Orangutan was born at Basel Zoo on March 4th and 17 year old mother Kila hasn't let him out of her sight. But keepers are baffled on who the father is as she shares her enclosure with male Orangutans - Bagus, 17-year-old Vendel  and 13-year-old Budi - all ... read more>>

Caring Capybara mothers a variety of animals at refuge

This caring capybara has taken it upon herself to be the mother-like figure to the variety of animals that live in her sanctuary. Cheesecake, a six-year-old capybara, has lived with around 10 different species since she was adopted by the Rocky Ridge Refuge in Arkansas six years ago. Since the adorable Cheesy, as she is known, arrived at the shelter, the adorable ... read more>>