A chimpanzee escaped from the zoo in Kharkiv. He came to get his jacket in the rain and came back

A chimpanzee escaped from the zoo in Kharkiv. He came to get his jacket in the rain and came back
A chimpanzee escaped from the zoo in Kharkiv. He came to get his jacket in the rain and came back

In the videos recorded by passers-by, the chimpanzee can first be seen walking calmly by the fountain on Náměstí Svobody. In the next shot, the nurse approaches him four by one, sits down next to him, and persuades him to come back.

Finally, when the rain starts, the keeper dresses the chimpanzee in her yellow jacket and zoo staff wheel the primate away.

“He is home now, everything is fine,” Oleksiy Hryhoryev, director of Kharkiv Zoo, told Suspilne television.

Due to the Russian shelling, the animals in Kharkiv are under stress and the zoo there is collecting money for sedatives and veterinary medicine. He also uses the volunteers’ money for vegetables and fruits for some herbivores.

Ukraine In Kharkiv, a chimpanzee escaped from a zoo. It was walking around the city while zoo employees tried to convince it to return. Suddenly it started to rain, and the ape ran to a zoo employee for a jacket and then agreed to return to the zoo. https://t.co/4AGiAHw1wf

September 6, 2022 at 9:24 am, post archived: September 6, 2022 at 3:47 pm


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