A Sumatran orangutan at Adelaide zoo has fallen pregnant, despite being on contraceptives.
Karta the 34-year-old orangutan is due early in 2017. Jodie Ellen, a senior primate keeper, announced the “exciting but nerve-wracking” news on the zoo’s Facebook page. “It wasn’t a planned pregnancy,” she said. “Mother Nature actually intervened.”
Sumatran orangutan Karta at Adelaide zoo. Karta has become pregnant
while on the contraceptive pill, which keepers say is ‘exciting but