Budi arrived at our rescue centre in Ketapang in December 2014. He was about a year old and had spent most of his life living in a chicken cage and being fed on condensed milk. When our rescue team lifted Budi from his cage he cried in agony. Your adoption today will help Budi on his road to recovery.
Articles and more about Budi
Budi is a very different orangutan to the one that arrived at our centre several years ago. He has grown up so fast and nowadays spends all of his time learning the skills he’ll need in the wild along with his friends in forest school...Read the full article »
Budi was found lying flat on his back, sick and helpless, in a chicken cage in December 2014. He was in an extremely critical condition after being kept as a pet and fed on nothing but condensed milk for...Read the full article »
This month is the first anniversary of Budi's rescue.
In December 2014 Budi was found in critical condition, lying helpless on his back in a chicken cage in West Borneo. His body was bloated and his limbs were swollen and bent from malnutrition.
When he was first rescued Budi...Read the full article »
Both Budi and Jemmi are now visiting the baby school every day for an hour and a half.
This gorgeous picture shows the toll baby school takes.
Time for a well earned nap in the hammock after a morning of playing and learning in the forest!
Budi and Jemmi were recently introduced to some of the other orangutans at baby school for the very first time! Our team has just sent over this fantastic footage and we’re delighted to be able to share it...Read the full article »
It is very likely that Jemmi will be the first orangutan that Budi meets (once he is strong enough)! Our team rescued Jemmi in October. He was just 4 months old and had been kept as a pet, tied up in a box outside his owner's house.When he arrived he was frightened and in need of 24 hour...Read the full blog post »