The love and compassion demonstrated by this monkey touched me to my soul. The monkey appeared to revive his unconscious companion by hitting him, biting him and eventually tossing him in a puddle of water and pulling him back up repeatedly. It is surprising that how primates show more compassion in most cases than human beings and yet we are the most significant species. Anyone beg to differ?
A rhesus macaque in Kanpur, India has been caught on camera playing doctor to a troop mate that was electrocuted by a high wire at a local train station. The monkey appeared to revive his catatonic companion by hitting him repeatedly, biting him and eventually dunking him in a puddle of water. The 20-minute ordeal roused quite the crowd as locals gathered to watch!