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Peni was rescued when she was about 3 years old, having been subjected to horrifying abuse and cruelty at the hands of local villagers. They tortured her mother so appallingly that she in fact died from her injuries, leaving Peni alone and terrified. 

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Release of Peni - First Orangutan Release Ceremony held by Regional Government Officials

Taken from Release of Peni - First Orangutan Release Ceremony held by Regional Government Officials news | 21st October 2014

For the first time an Orangutan Release Ceremony has been conducted at the IAR Orangutan Rescue and Conservation Centre in Ketapang, West Kalimantan in collaboration with the Government of Ketapang District and the Natural Resources Conservation Agency  (BKSDA...

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After seeing her mother tortured and killed, Peni the orangutan returns to her home in the forest

Taken from After seeing her mother tortured and killed, Peni the orangutan returns to her home in the forest news | 1st July 2013

A young orangutan who witnessed the torture and death of her mother at the hands of villagers in a remote part of Borneo has been returned to the wild more than two years after the attack.

Peni was transported first by road, then river and finally carried on foot deep into...

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Our team witnesses unspeakable cruelty towards orangutans in Borneo

Taken from Our team witnesses unspeakable cruelty towards orangutans in Borneo news | 6th December 2010

The mother orangutan was beaten into submission (Photo: Feri Latief)A female orangutan and...

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Taken from In spite of her traumatic past, Peni is a happy, healthy, playful girl diary | 3rd May 2012

Vet Jesus Mayoral provides an encouraging update on Peni, who was rescued from a horrific situation by our team in 2010...Peni was brought to IAR’s Centre in Ketapang at the end of October 2010. Despite starvation and the horrendous experience she had been through, she was in reasonably good...

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