Booie, the Cali Chimp who gave up smoking and replaced his addiction with candy died at age 44.
Booie used to use sign language to say, “Booie see sweet in pocket.”
He lived in an animal sanctuary after retiring from a research lab.
Chimps in captivity can live until age 60, but he was a smoker.
Charlie the other smoking chimp recently died at age 52. Daily Mail