Are Chimpanzees Dangerous?

Chimpanzees are one of the “great apes” and are in the same family as gorillas, orangutans, bonobos, and humans!

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Do chimpanzees hunt and kill monkeys? Do they kill other chimps? Are chimpanzees dangerous to people? Have they ever attacked a human? Let’s find out about these human-like animals.

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What are chimpanzees?

Chimpanzees are apes with human-like features. They have two arms, two legs, no tail, ears on the side of their heads, and are similar in size, you can see the resemblance.

Are chimpanzees dangerous?

Yes, chimpanzees can be dangerous. Chimpanzees will hunt in groups in the wild to kill and eat monkeys. This may sound dangerous, but they are wild animals.

Do chimpanzees attack people?

Chimpanzees can attack people, but they typically will avoid humans. Wild chimpanzees and chimpanzees raised as pets have been documented attacking humans.

Have chimpanzees ever killed anyone?

Wild chimpanzees have killed people in rural areas where humans and chimpanzees coexist.


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