Friday, November 21, 2008

Friday Catblogging

Okay, this is TOO cute. Cuddling her adopted white tiger cub is Anjana, a motherly chimp in S.Carolina.

Anjana has been helping zoo keeper China York look after 23-day-old cubs Mitra and Shiva at TIGERS (The Institute of Greatly Endangered and Rare Species) in South Carolina, US.

The chimp took on the crucial surrogate role after the youngsters were separated from their mother.

She turned aggressive after being spooked when hurricane Hannah ripped through the institute.

Anjana has been a constant companion to infant animal carer China — and the chimp loves aping her work.

TIGERS founder Dr Bhagavan Antle said: “Anjana has joined China in caring for baby animals. Monkey see, monkey do and Anjana has helped China raise them.



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