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Last Updated: Wednesday August 25 2010 17:57 GMT

Thieving monkeys cause big trouble

Baboons stealing food

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Some furry criminals are causing trouble in an area of South Africa called the Cape of Good Hope.

Baboons have been breaking into homes and cars looking for food.

Teams of special baboon chasers are working hard to drive them out of towns.

Leah's been following the story.