Chimpanzees are NOT “Pets”
FEBRUARY 18, 2009
The woman was friends with the chimp’s “owner , and was called to help coax him back indoors after he escaped using a key to unlock the front door. Sandra Herold, the woman who kept Travis, seemed surprised by this attack on her friend because “ He could eat at the table, drink wine from a stemmed glass, use the toilet, and dress and bathe himself. During the attack, Herold called police, and pleaded with them to help her friend.