Month: August 2019

A rescued wild orangutan finally died

A shocking news came from SOC. A wild female orangutan transferred by BKSDA task force team on July 28, 2019, to SOC, finally dead. A few days after being treated, his condition worsened. When she arrived, she just laid down and could not move. SOC vet found several open sores on his wrist and tailbone. …

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Another orangutan rescued from Melawi

  A couple days after releasing two rehabilitated orangutans, SOC rescued another orangutan baby. A year old orangutan baby has kept as a pet for more than 4 months by Utuh, a residence of Mekar Pelita Village, sub district Nanga Sayan, Melawi, West Kalimantan. Utuh said he found that female baby while he worked as …

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