Smoking orangutan trying to kick the habit

July 27, 2012 2:50:16 PM PDT
Zookeepers in Indonesia have moved a smoking orangutan to a new location to help her kick the habit.

Tori the 15-year-old orangutan has smoked cigarettes for a decade.

Visitors to the zoo toss her cigarettes to watch her puff away and flick ashes on the ground.

There are signs telling people to not give the animals food or tobacco.

Tori and her male partner have been relocated to an area away from zoo visitors in an effort to improve the welfare of the animals.


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