21 Dec '11, 1pm

Bangladesh village captivated by dog-monkey bond

A dog in remote north-eastern Bangladesh has become a minor celebrity by breastfeeding a baby monkey back to health after it was rescued from angry villagers, the dog's owner told AFP on Wednesday. -- PHOTO: AFP DHAKA (AFP) - A dog in remote north-eastern Bangladesh has become a minor celebrity by breastfeeding a baby monkey back to health after it was rescued from angry villagers, the dog's owner told AFP on Wednesday. Scores of people have flocked to Shipar Reza's house in Bishwanathpur village to witness the unusual addition to the litter of his dog Mintu, who is also mother to seven puppies. The baby monkey was just a few days old when villagers seized it from a troop of monkeys that had damaged a paddy rice field, said Mr Reza, a British-Bangladeshi. 'The next day, the baby monkey joined the other puppies and began suckling with Mintu. Since then, Mintu has adopted th...

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