The pet monkey Justin Bieber, Mally, spent the Easter behind bars in Munich after being quarantined by German customs authorities, in last Thursday – because the pop superstar has yet to claim the mascot for 14 weeks age, to have it back, according to the head of the animal sanctuary Munich who is taking care of the monkey.
According to the chief, the capuchin monkey was seized after Bieber, 19, landed at Munich airport in a private plane without proper documentation for Mally. It was reported that the two were inseparable since Bieber won the monkey as a birthday present on March 1.
The main animal sanctuary in Munich beware of Mally since Thursday. Its director told Spiegel Online , on the morning of Tuesday (02) that Bieber has not contacted him or veterinary authority of the city. He added that Mally is in a good mood – but always clutching a stuffed cat.
“The monkey is happy and is eating well and has this [bear] as its replacement mother all the time” , said Karl-Heinz Joachim, who has helped to feed the pet of the star. “He always has to sit the plush toy and hold it. He does not like milk, eat baby food and fruit. When you offer a piece of apple he eats immediately and seems satisfied. He loves sweets and is very tame. He seems to be used with humans. ”
The reports say Bieber will have to pay a fine of up to $ 17,000 to have Mally back, apart from having to cover the costs of quarantine.
If in the coming weeks, Justin Bieber does not give a monkey estate license, according to the legislation protecting animals, Munich, Mally will be in custody of the sanctuary. Bieber’s rep declined to comment on the matter.