Mother Chimpanzee's Bonding Moment With Newborn Caught on Camera

A mother chimpanzee and her newborn’s bonding moment was captured on camera at Rockhampton Zoo, Queensland, on February 12.

The Morning Bulletin reported the baby was the first chimpanzee born in Queensland in decades. The gender of the baby was yet to be identified.

The mother and father, Leakey and Alon, arrived from Israel in 2015 as part of a captive breeding program. Credit: Rockhampton Zoo via Storyful