This is Shaki and baby Shakinyet. Shaki adopted this baby as her own and is an excellent mother. She is fiercely protective and attentive towards the baby; despite the fact that baby Shakinyet is a long tailed macaque and is a different species from her. Shaki is a pig-tailed macaque
Newborn Animals Aren't Always Cute (but they get there eventually!) What is it???? Look at the feet & tail & remember to be this little, it must survive in momma's pouch until large enough to make it's own way in the world! It's a newborn Kangaroo!