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Cindy's Group is one of the four chimpanzee groups at Monkey World. The group was originally led by Paddy from it's formation in 1987 until his death in 2016, before being succeeded by one of his dominant females Cindy.

MembersEdit

Cindy is a female chimpanzee. She is estimated to have been born in 1979. She was wild born but was taken from the wild to be made into a beach photographer's prop in Spain. She came to Monkey World in 1987. Following Paddy's death, Cindy serves as the leader of this group.

Eddi is a female chimp. She was born at the park on the 23rd September 2001. She is the daughter of Susie and Paddy, the older sister of Bart and Seamus, Hebe, Johni and Ash's half-sister. She is 17 years old.

Zoe is a female chimp. She is estimated to have been born in 1983 and arrived at the park in 1987. She is 34/35 years old.


Lola is a female chimp. She is estimated to have been born in 1988. She along with Peppa and Sally, arrived at the park on the 10th November 1993 from Spain. She is 29/30 years old.


Clin is a female chimp. She is estimated to have been born in 1982. She arrived at the park on the 24th April 1990 from a French lab. She used to live in a group led by Rodney before it merged with this one in 1997. She is mother to Johni (who lives in Hananya's Group). She previously had another daughter named Simone, who did not live long. She is 35/36 years old.


Mickey is a male chimp. He is estimated to have been born in 1982. He arrived at the park on the 13th July 1987 from Spain. He is 35/36 years old.


Cathy is a female chimp. She is estimated to have been born in 1981. She arrived at the park on the 24th April 1990 from a French lab. She used to live in a group led by Rodney before it merged with this one in 1997. She is mother to Ash (who lives in Sally's Group). She is 36/37 years old. .


Bixa is a female chimp. She was born on the 19th February 1977 at Port Lympane zoo to Bustah and Alexa. She arrived at the park on the 31st May 1993 from Windsor Safari Park. She is the sister of Buxom, the half-sister of Jestah and is mother to Arfur (who resides in Hananya's Group), but was unable to look after him due to not having enough milk for him. She used to live in a group led by Rodney, before it merged with this group in 1997. She is 41 years old.


Chatta is a female chimp. She is estimated to have been born in 1989 and arrived at the park on the 23rd November 1990 from Spain. She used to live in Chico's Group before moving to this one after Chico's death in 1998. She is 28/29 years old.


Beth is a female chimp. She is estimated to have been born in 1982 and arrived at the park on the 13th July 1987 from Spain. She is 35/36 years old.


Grisby is a female chimp. She is estimated to have been born in 1981 and arrived at the park on the 24th April 1990 from a french lab. She is 36/37 years old.

Bart is a male chimp. He was born at the park on 17th July 2007. He is Susie and Paddy's son, Eddi's younger brother and Seamus, Hebe, Johni and Ash's half-brother. Due to being Paddy's son, it is presumed that Bart will succeed him as dominant male when he matures. He is 10 years old.

Athena is a female chimp. She is estimated to have born in 1992. She was wild born but was taken from the wild at a young age and was used in a circus in Greece along with Olympia. She along with Olympia, was brought to Monkey World on 11th December 1993. She is 25/26 years old.

Busta is a male chimp. He is estimated to have been born in 1980. He was used as a beach photographer's prop and as a circus performer. He was brought to Monkey World on 14th July 1987. He is 37/38 years old.

Gamba is a male chimp. He is estimated to have been born in 1991. He was wild born but was taken from the wild to be used as a beach photographer's prop in Spain. However, the boat he was on was seized and he along with Paco (who now lives in the Bachelor Group) came to Monkey World on 24th April 1992. He used to live in a group led by Rodney, before it merged with this group in 1997. He is 26/27 years old.

Peppa is a female chimp. She is estimated to have been born in 1987. She was used as a beach photographer's prop in Spain and was made to smoke and drink alcohol. She along with Sally and Lola, came to Monkey World on 10th November 1993. She used to live in a group led by Rodney before it merged with this one in 1997. Despite now being with her own kind, Peppa will sometimes pretend to smoke twigs or blades of grass. She is 30/31 years old.

Former MembersEdit

Rodney was a male chimp. He was born in 1968 and originally lived at Windsor Safari Park with Bixa, Jestah, Buxom, Arfur, Jess, Jane and Evie until it's closure in 1993. He used to led his own group mixed with those who lived with him at Windsor Safari Park and those from a group led by Butch (before he moved into the Bachelor Group). In 1997, Rodney's group merged with this one. After a fight, Rodney accepted Paddy as leader and became his second-in-command. He was ousted from this group in 1999 and went on to led a group formerly led by Charlie where he fathered two children, Ben (b. 2001 d.2017) and Pip (b. 2001 d. 2009). He sadly died in 2004 from a heart attack following a fight with his second-in-command Hananya and the other male members of the group. He was 36 years old.

Paddy  was a male chimp. He was estimated to have been born in 1980. He arrived at the park on the 13th July 1987 from Spain. He was father to Seamus (who resides in the Bachelor Group), Hebe, Johni (who resides in Hananya's Group), Eddi, Ash (who resides in Sally's Group) and Bart. He was the leader of this group. He passed away in 2016 aged 36.

Paco is a male chimp. He is estimated to have been born in 1991. He was taken from the wild to be used as a beach photographer's prop in Spain. He along with Gamba, was rescued and brought to Monkey World on 24th April 1992. He now lives in the Bachelor Group. He is 26/27 years old.

Ash is a female chimp. She was born at Monkey World on 13 September 2005. She is Cathy and Paddy's daughter and Seamus, Hebe, Johni, Eddi and Bart's half-sister. She was named Ash due to being born during the week of the Ashes. She was cared for by her mother for a week before being rejected. She was then hand reared alongside another infant chimp named Rodders (the son of Jess and Hananya) until they were old enough to join Sally's Group. She is 13 years old.

Susie was a female chimp. She was estimated to have been born in 1980 and arrived at the park on the 22nd September 1994 from Spain. She was mother to Eddi and Bart. She died in 2013 aged 32/33.

Olympia was a female chimp. She was estimated to have been born in 1991 and was rescued from a circus in Greece alongside Athena on 11th December 1993. She used to live in a group led by Rodney, before it merged with this group in 1997. She was mother to Hebe. In 2000, Olympia's milk dried up, resulting in Hebe having to be hand reared until she was weaned and could rejoin Olympia and the rest of the group. She died in 2005 from an illness. She was 14 years old.

Hebe was a female chimp. She was born at the park on the 8th May 1999. She was Olympia and Paddy's daughter and Seamus, Eddi, Johni, Ash and Bart's half-sister. She lived with her group until she was 11 months old when she had to be hand reared due to Olympia's milk drying up. She was raised with her half-sister Johni (who later joined Sally's Group and now lives in Hananya's Group). After being weaned, Hebe rejoined her group and reunited with her mother. She died in 2016 aged 17.

Jimmy is a male chimp. He is estimated to have been born in 1983. He used to be a photographer's prop before being rescued and brought to Monkey World in 1987. He used to be Paddy's second-in-command, but now lives in the Bachelor Group after he began to challege Paddy.

Kay was a female chimp. She was estimated to have been born in 1991. She arrived at the park on the 24th November 1992 from Spain. She sadly died in 2015 aged 24.