Monti is one of the smartest orangutans at our centre. She is a confident and inquisitive orangutan with excellent climbing, nest building and foraging skills. She is a great role model for the other orphans at the centre and is very good at sharing her abilities with the younger orangutans.
It's been little over two years since Gatot arrived in our care, the youngest orangutan we've ever had at our centre. He was just two months old and very nervous and frightened, having experienced the traumatic loss of his mother at such a young age. When he was introduced to the other orangutans...Read the full blog post »
Monti continues to flourish in forest school. She has a very healthy appetite and likes to eat anything she can get her hands on. As a result she is getting bigger all the time but remains a good body shape for an orangutan her age.Monti likes to keep her distance from humans, which is a trait we...Read the full blog post »
At our orangutan rescue centre in Ketapang some of our younger orangutans have been introduced to new areas. Marsela, the young female who was rescued from a palm oil plantation in February this year was moved from the baby school to the larger play area for the juveniles and seems to be thoroughly...Read the full blog post »