WATCH: FRIDAY CUTENESS | Chester Zoo welcomes rare chimpanzee baby to the fold

2019-07-19 20:21
The feet and hands of a chimpanzee. (AFP, file)

The feet and hands of a chimpanzee. (AFP, file)

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An endangered chimpanzee has been born in front of surprised visitors at Chester Zoo in the UK.

The baby primate was born to mother Alice, a West African chimpanzee, at about 5pm on Saturday as zoo guests watched.

Zoo bosses say the newborn, a female which is yet to be named, is in good health and spending time bonding with the 21-strong troop.

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