Sandra Herold was the owner of the chimp, Travis, whom attacked Charla Nash and made her look unrecognizable.

Cause of AttackEdit

Mrs. Herold asked Charla Nash to help lure Travis back into her house, and he attacked Charla and ripped off her ears, eyelids, lips and nose.


Herold's death was due to a series of serve losses. Her only daughter, husband, a loving friendship, her beloved pet and most of her money because the rest of the Nash family had tried to sue her. She had experienced many losses like that before, and after this her poor heart could not take it anymore.