Monday, January 13, 2003

HOLIDAY ENRICHMENT

Rockefeller Christmas tree turns into toys for polar bears

...At the Center for Orangutan and Chimpanzee Conservation in Wauchula, Fla., shoes and boots are the favorite toys of Chipper, a onetime circus chimpanzee.

"Animals need to be stimulated, as they are in the wild," Chris Kratt said. "And these toys are designed to stimulate: A new smell! Something that feels different!"...