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Ikea Monkey Owner in Court to Have Darwin Returned
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys )

- 1056 days ago -
An Ontario judge will hear a motion today on whether "Darwin" the monkey found in an Ikea parking lot should be returned to a Toronto woman.
25 Species of Primates Dangerously Close to Extinction
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, monkeys, extinction )

- 1134 days ago -
A new report by international conservation groups say 25 species of humans' closest living relatives need urgent protection from extinction. These species include apes, monkey and lemurs.
Video: Virtual Monkeys Write Shakespeare
Offbeat  (tags: Monkeys, write, shakespeare )

- 1517 days ago -
After 37 days of typing, a few million virtual monkeys have whipped off a Shakespearean sonnet and The Tempest.
Settling In, Bonding, Being Monkeys
Offbeat  (tags: monkeys, rescued, labratories, freedom, new beginnings, safe, loved )

- 1595 days ago -
You might remember that back in July 2010 we rescued a group of long-tail macaques from a life spent in an East Coast laboratory. I am happy to report that today, they are doing well.
Monkeys Retired From Experiments .
Offbeat  (tags: monkeys, experiments, tortured, campaign, freedom, sanctuary )

- 1619 days ago -
After a three-year PETA India campaign, one of India's top medical schools, the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), has agreed to let six monkeys retire to live out the rest of their lives in a sanctuary. The monkeys have been confined to
Remembering Our Monkey Friends
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, monkeys )

- 1714 days ago -
All of the monkey residents at this sanctuary were victimized by humans. Some were tormented and tortured in laboratories. Some were purchased online as "exotic toys" who eventually revolted against living as things instead of having anything natural
Your Morning Adorable: Baby Francois' Langur Monkey Makes His Debut at Australia's Taronga Zoo
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys )

- 1714 days ago -
At the Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia, a great deal of excitement surrounds the latest addition to the resident family of Francois' langur monkeys. A male Francois' langur named Keo-co was born Jan. 30 and ventured into an outdoor enclosure for the
Caption This: Chilly Squirrel Monkeys Warm Up By Sitting on a Radiator
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys )

- 1768 days ago -
Huddling around a heat source when it's chilly out: It's not just for humans. These squirrel monkeys in Qingdao, China, are no dummies. When a cold snap hit their hometown of Qingdao, China, earlier this month, they hung out in the warmest spot around:
Monkey Captured After Biting Man's Ear! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys )

- 1799 days ago -
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission are investigating how a monkey got into a home and bit a man's ear.
Victory! NASA Shelves Radiation Experiments on Monkeys
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys, NASA )

- 1813 days ago -
Following more than a year of vigorous campaigning by animal advocates, NASA has quietly shelved plans for cruel radiation experiments on dozens of monkeys that would have cost $1.75 million, and we are over the moon!
Monkeys Ecstatic as Hot Spring Opens
Offbeat  (tags: monkeys, Japanese monkeys, Hokkaido, Hakodate Tropical Botanical Garden, hot spring, hot water, relax, getting loose, water temperature )

- 1818 days ago -
About 100 Japanese monkeys eagerly clambered into a hot spring, stretching their limbs and getting loose on Wednesday, the first day their pool was filled at Hakodate Tropical Botanical Garden in Hokkaido.
Your Morning Adorable: Baby Mangabey Monkey Drinks From a Bottle at Rome's Bioparco Zoo! Videos!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys, zoos )

- 1820 days ago -
A baby white-naped mangabey monkey born in early November at Rome's Bioparco Zoo is a big deal for his species, which is among the world's most endangered primates.
Shoot-on-Sight Orders Issued Against Himachal Monkeys
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys, killing )

- 1820 days ago -
Himachal Pradesh takes pride in temples dedicated to god Hanuman, but the tale is about to turn grim for thousands for monkeys in the state. The government has now backed a farmer outfit's plan to shoot monkeys at sight as the simians have been causing
Fossils Suggest Earliest Anthropoids Colonized Africa
Offbeat  (tags: Anthropoids, fossils, apes, monkeys, humans )

- 1848 days ago -
In the journal Nature, a new discovery described by a team of international scientists, including Carnegie Museum of Natural History paleontologist Christopher Beard, suggests that anthropoids-the primate group that includes humans, apes, and monkeys...
New Baby Monkeys at Jungle Friends
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, monkeys )

- 1861 days ago -
Jungle Friends' latest and youngest arrivals have the sanctuary staff scurrying! On Oct 1, three baby monkeys arrived with a group of brown capuchins rescued from a bankrupt roadside zoo.

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