Japanese Macaque – Snow Monkeys

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By the onsen

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Drinking

water

In the pool

Juveniles

Baby Macaque

Mother Macaque

Together

Getting comfortable

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Resting on all fours

Scrubbing

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Trio

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Chilling out

On the wire

on the wire

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Foraging and eating

Having a row

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Videos:

***I just saw this documentary on PBS Nature, about the snow monkeys in the Jigokudani monkey park. It was narrated by Liam Neeson, and has amazing cinematography. It is the exact place we’ve been and you might even recognize a few characters from above 🙂

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