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This article is about a man going to visit the orang-utans in Sumatra. He found an orang-utan who had been captured and shot in the end…Read More

The Sad Story of Leuser, the Sumatran Orangutan

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The Sad Story of Leuser, the Sumatran Orangutan Think cats are the only creatures with nine lives? An orangutan named Leuser might disagree. In February 2004, the 5-year-old Sumatran orangutan was en route to Jakarta—he was destined to be a gift—when a team from the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Program (SOCP) rescued him. The group took him…Read More