START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


Speak Out for Primates Who Suffer in Labs
Animals  (tags: primates, primate experiments, cruelty, suffering, investigation, humans, killed, killing, law, sadness, abuse )

- 94 days ago -
Primates in labs need all of us to speak on their behalf. Please voice your support for this petition, which asks for meaningful standards to provide some measure of primate well-being in labs. Comments are due on or before August 31st.
Famous Signing Gorilla May Soon Be Chatting Out Loud
Animals  (tags: gorilla, primates, Koko, Koko the Gorilla, sign language )

- 97 days ago -
This is incredible... Go Koko!
PPI Florida Monkey Farm Should Be Shut Down Immediately
Animals  (tags: monkeys, monkey farm, PPI, florida, breeding, importing, primates, research, labs, veterinary care, injury, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics )

- 129 days ago -
This facility imports and breeds primates destined for research Labs. Workers denied this monkey veterinary care for her extremely painful injury, an exposed vertebra, for at least seven days, leaving her vulnerable to infection and even death.
Take Action to End the Primate Pet Trade
Animals  (tags: primates, primate pet trade, animalcruelty, abuse, animalrights, cruelty, ethics, habitat, humans, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals )

- 136 days ago -
Most owners cannot meet these needs, and, as a result, the animals in their care are kept confined in cages or locked in bedrooms or basements, developing behavioral abnormalities that present a real risk to their owners and to the community.
Tell the USDA That Captive Primates Need More Protection.
Animals  (tags: protection, suffering, animals, primates )

- 150 days ago -
This petition is by The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS). Please sign, thank you
Captive Primates Need Your Help - Act Now ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, primates, protection, suffering, captivity )

- 152 days ago -
We need to get momentum going right away, so please write to your U.S. Representative in support!
Tell the USDA That Captive Primates Need More Protection
Animals  (tags: primates, abuse, animalwelfare, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals )

- 155 days ago -
Please let USDA know that officials must address this issue in a meaningful way to ensure better treatment of monkeys and apes in laboratories, substandard exhibition facilities and the exotic pet trade.
Take Action for Primates ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, primates )

- 161 days ago -
We're against keeping primates as pets. They're highly intelligent animals with complex needs that can't be met in a home environment.
Speak Up for Primates Used in Experiments ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, primates )

- 167 days ago -
ALDF is hard at work to help primates suffering in labs, challenging the secretive construction of monkey breeding facilities in Florida, and litigating a case relating to cruel experiments being conducted on baby monkeys by the University of
Protect All Monkeys in All Labs ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, primates, labs, suffering, protection )

- 209 days ago -
The USDA is accepting public comment on a Rulemaking Petition for the psychological well-being of all primates in labs.
Allow Primate Imports to U.S. Sanctuaries ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, primates, sanctuaries, protection, imports )

- 212 days ago -
The Humane Care for Primates Act would allow certified sanctuaries in the United States to import and care for primates. Since 1975, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has prohibited the importation of primates for any purpose other
Just Hours Left to Veto a Bill That Will Harm Wild Animals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, primates )

- 241 days ago -
Your help is needed to convince the Governor of Arkansas to veto a bill that weakens existing state law regarding primate ownership.
USDA Finds Five Violations At Texas Biomedical Research Institute ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, cruelty, primates )

- 251 days ago -
Please contact Dr. Robert Gibbens to insist on a major investigation fine against the Texas Biomedical Research Institute for the continuing negligence which has killed and injured multiple primates.
Stop Giving Primates ParkinsonâEUR(TM)s Disease
Animals  (tags: primates experiments, primates suffering, primates, cruelty, animalrights, ethics, protection )

- 265 days ago -
At King's College London, several primates are currently suffering as a result of being given drugs that cause them to develop Parkinson's disease. These drugs cause the animals to shake, make it so they are unable to move...
California and Louisiana: You Can Help Pass the Captive Primate Safety Act PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, primates )

- 357 days ago -
Please take action to urge the Senate to pass S. 1463! The nation is waiting for Congress to protect citizens and wildlife from the dangers of private possession of primates.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with primates

top story finders in Animals

1. Natasha Salgado 199 popular stories

2. Ljiljana Milic 193 popular stories

3. AniMae C. 192 popular stories

4. Darren Woolsey 183 popular stories

5. GGmaSheila D. 172 popular stories

6. Anne Montarou 162 popular stories

7. Debbie Williamson 154 popular stories

8. Laura H. 149 popular stories

9. Dalia H. 148 popular stories

10. Lisa Neste 141 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!