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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 )

- 724 days ago -
"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 )

- 828 days ago -
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 )

- 900 days ago -
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 )

- 1564 days ago -
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 )

- 1935 days ago -
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 )

- 1974 days ago -
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 )

- 2132 days ago -
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 )

- 2182 days ago -
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 )

- 2306 days ago -
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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