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This Remarkable Woman Was Mauled By a Chimp, and Now Fights to End the Pet Primate Trade (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: wild animals, chimpanzees, victims of industry, protection, rights )

Simone
- 14 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
During my visit to Capitol Hill , I was able to sit down to speak with Charla Nash, the courageous woman who five years ago suffered an unthinkable mauling by a pet chimp. She came to Washington, D.C. at my request to lobby
Freedom! Retirement Day Arrives for 110 Chimpanzees as They Are Rehomed From Controversial Government Bioresearch Lab
Offbeat  (tags: Great news, freedom, laboratory, chimpanzees, retirement, happy news )

Marie
- 23 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
All 110 chimps from the controversial New Iberia Research Center in Lafayette have arrived at their 'retirement home'.
Why We Are Making the Legal Case for the Rights of a Chimpanzee
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, chimpanzees )

Cher Away
- 69 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
When members of the Nonhuman Rights Project went to visit Tommy last year, we found him living in a small cage in a dark shed at a used trailer lot in upstate New York. All he had for company was a TV set playing nature programs.
First-Ever Lawsuit Filed for Chimpanzee Seeking Legal Personhood - BRAVO!
Offbeat  (tags: chimpanzees, Nonhuman Rights Project, legal defense, animals, speak4voiceless, elephants, animal welfare, animal rights )

Julie
- 234 days ago - earthintransition.org
"Our goal is to breach the legal wall that separates all humans from all nonhuman animals."
Paintings By Rescued Chimpanzees Are Colourful, Life-Affirming (PICTURES)
Offbeat  (tags: Art, Humane Society, Humane Society Of The United States, Pics & Giggles, Artistic Animals, Chimpanzee Paintings, Chimpanzees, Chimps, Culture, UK Comedy News )

Zora
- 339 days ago - huffingtonpost.co.uk
We're not just about the LOLZ here at HuffPost UK Comedy. We're also about the heartwarming. And prepare to shed a little tear at these wonderful works below: colourful paintings by rescued chimps.
Jody's Story
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, suffering, chimpanzees, freedom, sanctuary )

Cher Away
- 411 days ago - all-creatures.org
For five years Jody has been in sanctuary, free from all the horrors of the lab.
The Cleverness Of The Apes (GALLERY)
Offbeat  (tags: chimpanzees, clever, intelligence, amazing, photoswildlife )

Simone
- 1074 days ago - globalanimal.org
The supersmart chimpanzees of the new movie Rise of the Planet of the Apes may exist only on the silver screen -- but in real life, great apes are still brainiacs of the animal kingdom.
Urge Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to Retire the Alamogordo Chimpanzees TAKE ACTION !!
Offbeat  (tags: protection, chimpanzees, AnimalCruelty, government, ethics, safety )

Borg
- 1446 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) plans to move almost 200 chimpanzees to the Southwest National Primate Research Facility in San Antonio, Texas, where they will be subjected to painful, invasive experiments.
Chimpanzee Gangs Kill for Land, New Study Shows
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, chimpanzees, gangs, killing )

Cher Away
- 1485 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Bands of chimpanzees violently kill individuals from neighbouring groups in order to expand their own territory, according to a ten-year study of a chimp community in Uganda that provides the first definitive evidence for this long-suspected function of
Chimpanzees Given Video Camera to Make a Movie
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, chimpanzees, movie, video camera )

Beatrice
- 1643 days ago - infoniac.com
BBC is going to broadcast a movie that was filmed entirely by chimpanzee. The film is part of a documentary project on natural history. Researchers have given the apes a special camera for the film and decided to follow the animals' perception of the
Hyenas Cooperate More Easily Than Chimpanzees
Offbeat  (tags: studies, spotted hyenas, chimpanzees, team members )

Simone
- 1693 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Spotted hyenas (Crocuta crocuta) could show chimpanzees a thing or two about working together, according to a new study. Hyenas, prodigious hunters, pull down prey together.
Monkey Business for Wedding Party
Offbeat  (tags: ape rescue sanctuary, marriages, certificates, ceremonies, chimpanzees )

Simone
- 1817 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
An ape rescue centre has been granted a wedding licence for couples to tie the knot among chimpanzees. The first ceremony is set to take place in September at the 65-acre Monkey World site in Wool, Dorset. Couples can say their vows alongside
   

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