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Orangutan Has Life-Saving Surgery In Denver VIDEO


Animals  (tags: orangutan, monkey, surgery, Denver, rescue, AnimalWelfare, conservation, GoodNews, protection, rescued, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 952 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
University of Colorado doctors had an unexpected patient on their operating table last summer -- a 44-year-old orangutan named Sally from the Denver Zoo. Sally was suffering from anemia and had a large infected tumor in her uterus, so Denver Zoo..



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Penny C. (79)
Friday February 10, 2012, 8:20 am
Thanks Linsey so glad Sally was given life saving surgery.She looks quite the character:)
 

Ruth S. (307)
Friday February 10, 2012, 8:23 am
Poor thing, I'm so glad that she is doing much better.
 

Ingrid A. (530)
Friday February 10, 2012, 8:24 am
Poor Orangutan. Glad she had the life saving surgery. Its noted. Thanks Lindsey.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 10, 2012, 11:25 am
Noted. Great story. Thanks Lindsey
 

Carol Cowbrough (95)
Friday February 10, 2012, 11:26 am
Pleased to hear she's on the mend. :)
 

DORIS L. (61)
Friday February 10, 2012, 11:26 am
Thanks docs for saving Sally!
 

Dawn Mason (108)
Friday February 10, 2012, 12:22 pm
Thanks:)
 

Maura Graham (39)
Friday February 10, 2012, 1:12 pm
Good news.
 

Lisa Neste (699)
Friday February 10, 2012, 1:52 pm
Congrats to" Team Sally" in their successful efforts to help this poor Orangutan, glad she is recovering well!
 

NicoleAWAY W. (631)
Friday February 10, 2012, 5:29 pm
thank you Lindsey!
 

Debbie Johnson (116)
Friday February 10, 2012, 7:51 pm
What an honor it must have been for these doctors to help such an amazing, endangered animal.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 11, 2012, 12:29 am
thank you
 

Michela m. (3940)
Saturday February 11, 2012, 8:15 am
THANKS!!!!!!!
POSTED!!!!!!
See: http://www.care2.com/c2c/groups/disc.html?gpp=28682&pst=1230112&saved=1
 

tasunka m. (334)
Saturday February 11, 2012, 8:23 am
noted.
 

Michela m. (3940)
Saturday February 11, 2012, 8:45 am
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Michela m. (3940)
Saturday February 11, 2012, 8:46 am
Please Join and Invite friends to Join “ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest”
http://www.care2.com/c2c/group/Michela
Together with Sumatran Tigers (Java and Bali Tigers already EXTINCT), Elephants, Rhinos, CloudedLeopards, SunBears, Wildlife, Biodiversity face EXTINCTION!! Only 300 Sumatran Tigers left on Earth!!! 300 Football Fields of Rainforests are CLEARED every hour in SE Asia to produce Palm Oil: a hidden, not labelled, unhealthy ingredient in the products we buy. We MUST do WHATEVER is possible to SAVE them all!! Against: Deforestation, Illegal Logging, Pet Trade, Corporate Control, Pollution, CO2Emissions, Indigenous Peoples Displacement, Global Warming!! Also other Primates, as Chimpanzees, Gorillas, Gibbons, and monkeys for Vivisection are dealt in this Group. Petitions/Info/Videos/Pics are there. Please!! Join, Sign, Invite friends to Join Group!! Individually: we are one DROP, all together: we are an OCEAN!! ALL together we can make the difference!! Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world -Margaret Mead Thanks!! Michela
 

Michela m. (3940)
Saturday February 11, 2012, 8:47 am
already sent message for duplicate, sorry!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 11, 2012, 5:26 pm
life has value beyond measure
Peace and Love
 

Danuta Watola (1199)
Sunday February 12, 2012, 2:31 am
Thanks for sharing.
 

Waltraud U. (81)
Sunday February 12, 2012, 8:48 am
Noted, thank you !
God bless all savers.
 

Marlene Dinkins (233)
Sunday February 12, 2012, 10:43 am
god bless all the people that has help her. she is a wonderful arangutan lady. am so happy she is well. gad bless her.
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Sunday February 12, 2012, 6:23 pm
I was so happy to hear that so many medical professionals helped dear Sally recover!
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Monday February 13, 2012, 7:25 pm
Noted.
 

Veronica C. (43)
Saturday February 18, 2012, 9:49 pm
It's amazing how science and medicine can help animals too.
 
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