Oldest Spider Monkey In The World at Fort Rickey

Rebecca StedmanFort Rickey, Spider Monkey

Gummy the world's oldest spider monkey lives at Fort Rickey Zoo

“Gummy” came to Fort Rickey in 1981 from The Rare Feline Breeding Compound in Florida. At that time, she was 19 years old. For the previous 18 years, she had lived at The San Diego Zoo who had acquired her as an infant from the Tarpon Zoo. She was presumed to have been wild born in 1962. She was shipped, … Read More