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Oldest Living Chimpanzee, Little MamaPasses Away at Lion Country Safari

Loxahatchee, Florida – Little Mama, the oldest living chimpanzee on record (she was in her late 70’s) passed away today at Lion Country Safari. She was surrounded by her family group of 8 other chimps as well as her dedicated care staff.  Over the past few weeks, her health deteriorated and veterinary staff believe she died of kidney failure. A necropsy (animal autopsy) will provide the definitive cause. Little Mama, a staff favorite, has been at Lion Country Safari since 1967. Prior to ... Read More
Posted by Design Support (mp) at 15 November 2017