Petition: Justice for Sumomo, the chimpanzee shot dead in Malaysia

"OUR WORLD"

by: Malaysian Friends Of The Animals
target: Perhilitan, the Malaysian Wildlife Department

74,397 SUPPORTERS – 100,000 GOAL

In 2015, three chimpanzees were sent to the Bukit Gambang Safari Park (BGSP), a zoo in Malaysia. They were kept separated in bleak and desolate cages for more than two years.
The three chimps, Botan (17 y.o. female), Gonbay (29, Male) and Sumomo (19, Female) were kept in abusive conditions. Nothing was done by the wildlife authorities (Perhilitan) to stop their suffering.

In December 2017, they were transferred to a new zoo in Malaysia called the Langkawi Nature Park (LNP), which is owned by Sentoria Group Bhd, the same corporation that owns BGSP.

Before LNP was opened to the public, Sumomo escaped her night cage and was sadly shot dead by zoo security. Her tragic death came after years of being exploited in a Japanese TV show and abused at the zoos. No…

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3 thoughts on “Petition: Justice for Sumomo, the chimpanzee shot dead in Malaysia

  1. The only good thing you can say is that this poor animal, and the elephant in the story before this one, and countless others, can no longer be abused, and their tormentors will have no one else to harm; and in their frustration, maybe they’ll turn on each other instead!

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