The Week in Animal News: Chimp Mourns Child, Sled Dogs Slaughtered, and More (Slideshow)

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For what is believed to be the very first time, researchers have captured the behavior of a female chimp mourning her recently deceased 16-month-old child, detailing how non-human primates respond to death.

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The Week in Animal News: Chimp Mourns Child, Sled Dogs Slaughtered, and More (Slideshow)
For what is believed to be the very first time, researchers have captured the behavior of a female chimp mourning her recently deceased 16-month-old child, detailing how non-human primates respond to death.

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