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4 Celebrity Animals Who Will Be Missed (slideshow)

4 Celebrity Animals Who Will Be Missed (slideshow)
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It’s not clear if the chimpanzee that Suncoast Primate Sanctuary in Palm Harbor, Florida, said died on December 24 at the age of 80 was indeed Cheetah, the chimpanzee sidekick in the early 1930s Tarzan movies. Here are three other animals whose identity and age we are surer of, and whose passing in 2011 was mourned around the globe. A fourth animal is now “off the radar” and, one hopes, now swimming somewhere back in  Antartica.

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Photo of Knut in 2009 by Udo Schröher

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4:22AM PDT on Apr 29, 2013

ty

1:54AM PST on Feb 19, 2013

Poor things.............maybe human intervention isn't always good!

1:44PM PST on Nov 21, 2012

Rest in Peace.

1:38PM PST on Nov 21, 2012

Rest in Peace.

4:28PM PST on Nov 7, 2012

thanks

12:48AM PDT on Jun 24, 2012

Thanks for posting

11:15AM PDT on Jun 23, 2012

Funny anecdote about Shrek the sheep, but why wasn't his wool used to make 20 womens suits?

11:12AM PDT on Jun 23, 2012

i'll always remember the adorable Knut.

11:11AM PDT on Jun 23, 2012

I'll always remember the adorable Knut.

8:01AM PDT on Jun 23, 2012

very sad

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