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  • Meet Meryl

    Meet Meryl

Support one of our rescued orangutans for as little as £3 per month.

BOS UK Certificate

All adoption packages:

  • You will receive our exclusive quarterly adoption updates about your orangutan letting you know how they are progressing.
  • As a monthly subscriber you will receive special offers to our upcoming events.

£3/month package:

  • In addition to the information above you will receive a personalised adoption e-certificate by email, made out to you or someone else as a gift, that can be printed and proudly displayed.

£5/month package:

  • In addition to the information above you will receive a professionally printed and framed photo of your adopted orangutan with a personalised adoption certificate made out to you, or someone else as a gift.

£10/month package:

  • In addition to the information above you will receive a professionally printed and framed photo of your adopted orangutan with a personalised adoption certificate made out to you, or someone else as a gift.
  • You will also receive a high-quality BOS-UK exclusive plush orangutan toy to snuggle with!

You'll receive a personalised adoption e-certificate and an annual update.

BOS UK Certificate

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Background

On Jan 7th 2015, after receiving a tip off that an infant orangutan was being kept as a pet, the Nyaru Menteng rescue team undertook an eight hour journey deep into a remote area of forest to find the infant. The baby, aged only eight months, was named Meryl after the vet Meryl Yemima who saved her life. Baby Meryl was close to death, suffering from malnutrition and she also had a fractured arm. She had been held captive for 6 of her 8 short months of life. Nothing is known as to the circumstances under which she was acquired by the residents. There's no doubt that if not for the expert care she received, Meryl would not be the healthy, beautiful and confident orangutan that she is today.

 Fun Fact

Meryl was cared for by our vet, Meryl Yemima, whom she was later named after!

  Birth Date

May 2014 (est.)

 Character

Sweet

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