OFI Australia foster orangutan Kobe


$100.00 / year

Cute and cuddly Kobe was rescued in 2014 by Dr. Biruté Mary Galdikas. When she first arrived at the Care Centre, she was very young. Kobe is a fast learner, adaptable, and easy-going, and impresses her care givers with the confident way she embraces her rehabilitation.

Kobe has a healthy appetite and is fond of most fruits. She never passes up an offered treat, especially the delicious bananas and pineapples she enjoys so enormously. Her beautiful, shiny coat and muscular body attest to her good health.

Kobe is ‘Little Miss Independent’ and loves her time to explore and play in the forest. This little orangutan sure knows what she wants and goes for it. Kobe’s confidence and skills have made her something of a leader. It is no surprise that many of her peers copy and follow in her footsteps when selecting leaves, fruits, and bark to eat.

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Product Description


  • By becoming an Orangutan Foster Parent, you will help care for the displaced and orphaned orangutans at the OFI Care Centre and Quarantine (OCCQ) facility, during their rehabilitation back to the wild.
  • As a Foster Parent you will contribute to providing the medical, dietary and emotional care that the orangutans need to thrive.
  • Standard Foster Kits are $100.00 each. Please add $8.00 postage if you would like your standard foster kit posted to you.
  • Each Foster Kit includes an electronic kit about your orangutan including biographical information, a frameable certificate, photos and updates on their progress every six months.
  • Deluxe Foster Kit includes the standard Foster kit plus 35cm Rumba Orangutan Toy and postage/handling