Zoo Miami’s two female chimpanzees, Samantha and Bubbles, underwent several procedures by specialists who treat humans and animals on March 22. Both chimps are considered “very old” at 48 and 51 as the latter exceeds normal life expectancy. Ron Magill/Zoo Miami ZooMiami
Zoo Miami’s two female chimpanzees, Samantha and Bubbles, underwent several procedures by specialists who treat humans and animals on March 22. Both chimps are considered “very old” at 48 and 51 as the latter exceeds normal life expectancy. Ron Magill/Zoo Miami ZooMiami

Zoo Miami’s chimpanzees are getting up there in age. Time for a checkup.

March 24, 2018 12:31 PM