Here’s a little lesson about bonobos

October 11, 2007 | By | 1 Reply More

This video features bonobo expert Sue Savage-Rumbaugh discussing the bipedal physiology and impressive intellectual capacities of bonobos.   Lots of footage of bonobo behavior in captivity. 

Savage-Rumbaugh mentions that it’s a rare zoo that houses bonobos.  Why?  Because they are sexually active in ways that very much resemble humans.  For most zoos, this is just too much.


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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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  1. Skblllzzzz says:

    Next thing we know will be evangelicals trying to convert bonobo's too…….

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