Baboons prop up barrels to escape Texas research centre

Baboons prop up barrels to escape Texas research centre
 

Officials at Texas research centre have made changes to the enclosures after four baboons leapt to freedom.
The primates propped up barrels against the walls of their yard at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute and used them to jump over the fence.
Three baboons then escaped the centre perimeter, while the fourth returned to its pen on its own.
All three of the escapees were captured within half an hour. There are about 1,100 baboons in the facility.
Skip Twitter post by @ABC Four baboons escaped their enclosure at a San Antonio biomedical research facility Saturday. A woman then... read more

 
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