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Cal
- 412 days ago - takepart.com
Today 264 chimpanzees live on 12 islands built on Save the Chimp's 150-acre sanctuary in south Florida. Most are from research...



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Christeen Anderson (473)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 4:29 pm
A truly wonderful place. Signed the petition. Thank you.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 5:18 pm
Thanks.
 

Ellen G. (339)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 6:03 pm
Hope they can live their lives in total peace from horrors of mankind
 

Sue Matheson (70)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 6:11 pm
thanks
 

Carol H. (229)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 6:20 pm
noted, thanks Cal
 

Camilla Vaga (69)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 8:12 pm
cool thanks
 

Beverly T. (82)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 8:59 pm
An excellent end to a sad situation.
I had to find out so I inquired and yes...these animals have all been spayed or neutered through Save the Chimps. I am hoping it is the same for all the sanctuaries. This means a dwindling number of animals as time goes by but I will bet that, unfortunately, there will always be chimps in need of rescue.
In time, perhaps these facilities will be adapted to help other animals in need of compassion. I hope so.
 

LMj Sunshine (124)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 11:44 pm
Wonderful, ty
 

Ljiljana Milic (100)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:04 am
Endearing article & Signed a pledg & Noted & Thank you for posting Cal.

 

Frances Darcy (218)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:33 am
Great article, thanke Cal
 

rene davis (74)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:35 am
thank you for sharing.
 

Past Member (0)
Monday July 15, 2013, 6:38 am
thank you for sharing 15/7
 

Aud nordby (712)
Monday July 15, 2013, 7:17 am
N&S
 

Arlene Morrison (1)
Monday July 15, 2013, 7:35 am
Signed and noted! Brilliant!Would love to see Orangutans have more sanctuaries in the wild but then ideally the world would be a sanctuary!In my dreamsm I know!Would the world be a better place without humanity?
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Monday July 15, 2013, 9:04 am
I never knew this existed-thanks
 

Carol D. (109)
Monday July 15, 2013, 11:36 am
Thank goodness so many have been rescued
Signed pledge
 

Bryna Pizzo (139)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:39 pm
Thank you for the thrilling news! (s, n, p, t)
 

Twyla Sparks (208)
Monday July 15, 2013, 4:05 pm
done.
 

S J. (116)
Monday July 15, 2013, 4:13 pm
Done, thanks Cal.
 

Nimue P. (233)
Monday July 15, 2013, 8:21 pm
noted
 

Michela m. (3894)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 4:47 pm


Thanks!!! Posted in:  ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest
in  CHIMPANZEES: News, Pics, Videos http://www.care2.com/c2c/groups/disc.html?gpp=28682&pst=1475873&saved=1
Please Join & Invite friends to Join
ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest    http://www.care2.com/c2c/group/Michela
together with Sumatran Tigers (Java & Bali Tigers already EXTINCT), Elephants, Rhinos, Clouded Leopards, Sun Bears, Wildlife, Biodiversity they face Extinction!! Only 300 Sumatran Tigers left on Earth!!! 300 Football Fields of Rainforests are CLEARED every hour in SE Asia to produce Palm Oil: a hidden, not labelled, unhealthy ingredient in the products we buy. We MUST do WHATEVER is possible to SAVE them all!!
AGAINST: Corporate Control, Deforestation, Illegal Logging, Global Warming, Pollution, CO2Emissions, Indigenous Peoples Displacement, Pet Trade, GMO Food, Vivisection, Bee-killing Pesticides… Also other Primates, as Chimpanzees, Gorillas, Gibbons, & Monkeys for Vivisection are dealt in this Group. Petitions/Info/Videos/Pics are here.
Please!! Join, Sign, Invite friends to Join!! Individually: we are one DROP, all together: we are an OCEAN!! ALL together we can make a difference!! Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world -Margaret Mead  Thanks!! Michela
 

Gudrun D. (417)
Thursday July 25, 2013, 7:08 am
Awesome :)
Pledge taken - thanks Cal.
 
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