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The Mighty Mimi

Meet Mimi, a new Hamadryas Baboon residing at the Oakland Zoo!


Photos by Dannielle Stith, as seen on ZooBorns.

Kenya: Please don't give baboons booze

But they’re such great drinking buddies! :)

Travellers along one of Kenya’s busiest highways have been warned not to give alcohol to baboons, it is reported.

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French Baboons Baffle Zoo Staff

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Zoo keepers in Kent are having to learn French in order to speak to the baboons at Port Lympne wild animal park. 99 more words

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Siwandu, Selous Game Reserve, Tanzania

Even though the jeeps seat eight, we are still in groups of 4 and Reed mixes it up, so today we are with Doc and Carol who are from California.   1,771 more words

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Olkiramatian Baboon Project

Day Five

This morning we were to visit the Ewaso Ngiro river and participate in the Olkiramatian Baboon Project which aims to habituate a troop of baboons to human contact which will benefit the Maasai through both tourism and a better understanding of baboons including when and why they attack livestock  in order to reduce human/wildlife conflict.   158 more words

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The Second Hour

The bears were copied from my 19 month old son’s pjs. And the baboons from a postcard of a famous piece done by the chinese artist, Chen Wen Hsi.