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What do you know about baboons? I knew next to nothing until I learned a bit from Shirley Strum, director of the University of California’s, Uaso Nairu Baboon Project in Nairobi, Kenya.


Strum agrees that a group of baboons should be called a troop, and has written two books about her study of baboons. One book is titled, “My Friends the Baboons” and the second is “The Soul of the Ape.” She is listed as poet, advocate, doctor, naturalist and author.

A few facts about baboons:

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