By Josie  September 12th, 2023

Monkey Takes Himself to Hospital For Treatment

A monkey takes himself to hospital for treatment with, what is expected to be, electrocution injuries.

The monkey, after sustaining injuries, visited a local clinic in Sitakunda - displaying remarkable intelligence and awareness.

Monkey Takes Himself To Hospital

The monkey returned to the clinic for two more days, seeking further treatment of his own volition.

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The staff also offered the monkey a banana - but his lack of appetite underscored the gravity of his condition.

Based on eyewitness accounts, it is suspected that the monkey might have been accidentally electrocuted by power lines.

The Suspected Cause

This unfortunate event sheds light on the dangers that urbanization poses to wildlife.

The ability to seek medical help autonomously showcases a level of cognitive development that is truly remarkable.

An Indication of Intelligence

The monkey’s return for check-ups indicates a comprehension of the treatment process - indicative of advanced cognitive abilities.

The monkeys are a part of the community, mingling freely in urban and rural areas alike.

Monkeys and Humans Co-Exist In Bangladesh

The monkey’s decision to visit a local clinic for treatment highlights this trust and understanding that has developed over the years.

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