Man Rescues Drowning Chimp From Certain Death

When visiting a zoo or animal exhibit, it is never advisable to enter an enclosure. Getting too close to a caged animal is dangerous for all involved – the animal and the human. Well, Rick Swope went against the grain and jumped in anyway – and you’ll be glad he did.   While visiting a new chimpanzee exhibit at the Detroit Zoo, Rick saw a chimp plummet into the enclosure’s water pond. The animal in question fell in after being attacked by a group of more aggressive chimps. Since chimps aren’t capable of swimming – they don’t have the...

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