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ChimpanZoom? Primates at Czech zoo go wild for video calls

To make up for lack of interaction under Covid-19 restrictions, apes at zoos 150km apart new scoopw watch each others’ daily lives on big screens

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Humans might be tiring of video calls, Zoom birthdays and streamed performances, but the chimps at two Czech zoos are just starting to enjoy their new live online link-up.

To make up for the lack of interaction with visitors since the attractions closed in December under Covid-19 restrictions, the chimpanzees at Safari Park Dvur Kralove and the troop at a zoo 150km away in in Brno, new scoopw watch one another’s daily lives on giant screens.

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