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from the Guardian

Leuser, the Sumatran orangutan shot 62 times – in pictures

Leuser and Gober: Sumatran orangutang struggling against deforstation in Aceh Indonesia

from Mail Online

Surgery on blind orangutan allows her to see her baby twins for the first time (along with their father)

Gober's two babies Ginting and Ganteng are pictured with her at the center run by the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programm prior to her surgery for cateracts

from NBCNews.com

Animal Tracks: Jan. 23 - 30

Gober, an elderly female Sumatran orangutan who is blind in both eyes due to cataracts, lies down with her twin babies at a rehabilitation center in Sibolangit, North Sumatra, Indonesia....NBCNews.com

from Mail Online

Surgery on blind orangutan allows her to see her baby twins for the first time (along with their father)

Hope: Veterinarians allowed Gober to mate hoping to increase her quality of life after, until this week, spending her last four years in darkness

from The Telegraph

Environment

Tori, a 15-year-old orangutan, smokes a cigarette inside her cage at Satwa Taru Jurug zoo in Solo, Central Java, Indonesia. Zookeepers said they plan to move Tori, who learned to smoke about a decade ago by imitating people, away from visitors who regularly throw lit cigarettes into her cage so they can watch and photograph her puffing away and exhaling smoke.

from Mail Online

I'm the king of the swingers, mum! Baby orangutan makes his first break for freedom

Crowds gathered to watch the baby orangutan make his first attempt at the rope walk