• Orangutan Caring Week 2022

    11 days ago - By Phoenix Zoo

    Orangutan Caring Week 2022
    The theme of Orangutan Caring Week this year is “Orangutan Superheroes Don't Wear Capes” and that couldn't be truer for our primate keepers. These Orangutan Superheroes work every day to make sure that Michael, Bess, Rayma and Wgasa receive the best B.E. and care possible; coming up with new, fun, and creative ways to challenge these smart creatures and help them show you all what it means to be an orangutan!
    Meet the Orangutans
    Bess was born at the Phoenix Zoo in March of 1979. She likes to lay on the top tiers of the towers and look out over her...
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