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Free Tortured Chimps to Sanctuaries!
Animals  (tags: chimps, animalcruelty, abuse, habitat, ethics, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

- 791 days ago -
Chimps are still having to endure torturous science experiments that include being injected with a wild variety of diseases. Some female Chimps are used as "birthers" and having their babies immediately taken away so they too can be medically tortured..
Petition: Best Opportunity to Stop Testing on Chimpanzees in Labs
Animals  (tags: endangered, chimps, testing )

- 968 days ago -
Did you know wild chimpanzees are protected by the Endangered Species Act, but captive chimps are not?! This makes no sense. Good news: the US Fish & Wildlife Svc just announced it is considering a proposal to protect all chimps under the Endangered...
New Digs: Federal Research Chimps Savor Retirement
Animals  (tags: chimps, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, GoodNews, protection, rescued )

- 1080 days ago -
New digs for chimps: Move afoot to begin retiring hundreds of federal research primates.
End Torture of Chimpanzees in Laboratories ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, chimps, suffering, animal welfare, cruelty, environment, protection )

- 1251 days ago -
The use of chimpanzees in HIV/AIDS, cancer, hepatitis C, and other human disease research has been limited, inaccurate, un-predictive, and unnecessary and has contributed little or nothing to human health.
PLEASE SIGN Stop the Unnecessary Suffering of Research Chimpanzees ACTION NEEDED
Animals  (tags: Rockville 15, animals, experiments, Chimps, healthconditions, sadness, rescued, suffering, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animaladvocates, cruelty, crime, death, corporate, business, money, politics, society )

- 1308 days ago -
THERE IS ALSO A PETITION Awareness is being raised about a group of 15 chimpanzees, dubbed the Rockville 15, who are being unnecessarily housed in unsatisfactory conditions at BIOQUAL Inc. laboratories in Rockville, Maryland
Bob Barker Helps Give Home To HIV-Infected Chimps
Animals  (tags: Bob Barker, chimps, HIV, infected, home, good news, happy, chimpanzee, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, ethics, protection )

- 1373 days ago -
This guy is THE MAN! He is a true hero for animals. Barker's contribution of $230,000 to Chimp Haven, Inc. will help the chimpanzee sanctuary begin building a habitat for the Texas chimpanzees. He will also be underwriting the cost of their care for 1year
TAKE ACTION NOW! Take A Stand for Chimps!
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, protection, chimps, research, wildlife, wildanimals, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, humans )

- 1377 days ago -
Ask Your Senators to Co-sponsor the Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act
Stop Using Chimpanzees in Entertainment! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: chimpanzee, entertainment, chimps, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, environment, ethics, humans, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 1467 days ago -
Chicago Lincoln Park Zoo officials are opposed to a commercial set to run during the football Super Bowl Sunday.The concern is that portraying the animal this way hampers conservation efforts of endangered chimpanzees and creates a market for wild chimps.
Best Animal Videos Of 2011
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, pandas, bears, chimps, cute, funny, videos, GoodNews, protection, pets, wildlife )

- 1500 days ago -
The end of the year is a time for reflection. A time to look back on the highs, the lows, the lessons and, if you're us, the best animal videos. From Oskar, the blind kitty playing with his first toys, to baby chimp Milou who dances until he gets...
NIH Will Limit Chimp Research ACTION
Animals  (tags: chimps, research AAVS, animal cruelty, protection )

- 1508 days ago -
Last Thursday, a committee from the Institute of Medicine released a report assessing the necessity of chimpanzees in biomedical and behavioral research. It concluded that "most current use of chimpanzees for biomedical research is unnecessary." Shortly
Don't Allow Chimpanzees to Be Sent Back to Research Facilities!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty, ethics, protection, rescued, suffering, wildanimals, chimps, Chimpanzees and Society )

- 1826 days ago -
Back in the late 1990s, hundreds of chimpanzees were rescued from research facilities that were conducting harmful, and at times even fatal, experiments on them. These chimps had been exposed to all types of deadly diseases -- most frequently HIV and hepat
Chimp "Girls" Play With "Dolls" Too--First Wild Evidence
Animals  (tags: wildlife, chimps, behavior )

- 1847 days ago -
Young females of the Kanyawara chimpanzee community in Kibale National Park, Uganda, use sticks as rudimentary dolls and care for them like the group's mother chimps tend to their real offspring. The behavior, which was very rarely observed in males, has
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, chimps, protection, environment )

- 1847 days ago -
Many have followed the plight of 186 chimpanzees on-hold from experimentation at Alamogordo Primate Facility in New Mexico. The U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) wanted to transfer them to a Texas research laboratory to resume invasive procedures
CareerBuilder Trots Out the Chimp Shtick for Super Bowl Ad- PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: chimps, wild animas, explotatition, advertisement, chimps welfare, career builder )

- 1865 days ago -
According to PETA, the job search website is planning to continue their not-so-proud tradition of using real, live chimpanzees in their big-dollar Super Bowl commercials again in 2011. The whole chimpanzee thing is a longstanding part
Tell NIH's Dr. Collins to Permanently Retire APF Chimpanzees to Sanctuary ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, chimps, environment, protection, suffering )

- 1915 days ago -
Through a Freedom of Information Act request, NEAVS/Project R&R has learned that 62 chimpanzees have died at the Alamogordo Primate Facility (APF) between 2001 and 2010.

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