David Shepherd with elephants
David Shepherd, who has died at the age of 86, spent more than 30 years funding conservation work through his painting - but he originally wanted to be a game warden and could have ended up as a bus driver.
Discover fascinating facts about chimpanzees.
Chimpanzees can be a nuisance by stealing fruits and other produce, but in the Central African country of Guinea, they're helping farmers to propogate a useful cash-crop - chocolate.
Thibaud Gruber and Sonso chimps
Chimpanzees were first discovered to make and use tools by the zoologist Jane Goodall in the 1960s – now new research gives us some clues as to what stimulates them to do so.
Scientists working in Gabon found that a parasite could be causing chimps to be attracted to leopard urine. 
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