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    Posted on Apr 20, 2012

    This Baby Monkey Is Very Shy

    His giant, dewy eyes will shatter your heart into a million pieces. This poor little fella is named Loango, and he was rejected by his mother shortly after birth. Fortunately, he's being hand raised by zookeepers in Paris.

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    Loango, a crown male Mangabey monkey stands next to his keeper on April 18, 2012, at the Jardin des Plantes's zoo in Paris. The baby was born in the zoo in March 5, 2012, and then rejected by his mother. This birth in a zoo is part of the European breeding of Endangered species Programm (EEP) to promote their breeding.

    KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / Getty Images
    KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / Getty Images
    KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / Getty Images
    KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / Getty Images
    KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / Getty Images
    KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / Getty Images
    KENZO TRIBOUILLARD / Getty Images

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