• Zoo Staff ‘Refused' To Save Drowning Chimp, Suddenly Man Jumps Into Enclosure

    1 month ago - By iHeart Dogs

    For those standing near the chimpanzee exhibit, a typical day at the Detroit Zoo rapidly descended into pandemonium. Spectators were enthralled as two chimps giggled and chased one another around the area, but then everything changed.
    Rick Swope was standing right in front of the enclosure and decided to step in and help instead of watching on the sidelines.
    Image/Story Source Credit: Animal Planet - YouTube Video
    One of the chimps slipped and fell into the moat that surrounded the exhibit just as the other began to chase one another around the enclosure's trees. It was clear that the...
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