At simply 3 weeks previous, she is flourishing! Zoo Knoxville Chimpanzee Toddler Stevie is presently receiving across the clock keeper care from 10 professional primate care givers.
She is assembly all of her milestones and consuming on demand. Every day consists of bottles, weight and temperature checks, and outside time. She is also slowly being reintroduced to the troop who see her every day.
Zoo Knoxville’s purpose is to reintroduce her to the troop, starting with the opposite females. This may require ready till Stevie is extra cell within the coming months and coaching the opposite females to assist look after her.
Can We See the child?
We presently don’t have any scheduled viewing instances for friends to see Stevie. Offering one of the best look after all the chimpanzees in our troop will proceed to be Zoo Knoxville’s high precedence. Chimpanzees are an Endangered species, and being pushed to extinction by habitat loss, illness, and their greatest menace, unlawful poaching. Zoo Knoxville is working in partnership with 32 different zoos accredited by @zoos_aquariums to make sure a wholesome inhabitants stays as hope for the long run. #wildlyfun #knoxville #chimpanzee #zookeepers #alwayscaring