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- 1776 days ago -
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 A (369)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 4:29 pm
A truly wonderful place. Signed the petition. Thank you.

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Sunday July 14, 2013, 5:18 pm

Ellen G (325)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 6:03 pm
Hope they can live their lives in total peace from horrors of mankind

Sue Matheson (79)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 6:11 pm

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

Camilla Vaga (68)
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.

James Merit (144)
Sunday July 14, 2013, 11:44 pm
Wonderful, ty

Ljiljana M (115)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:04 am
Endearing article & Signed a pledg & Noted & Thank you for posting Cal.


Frances Darcy (133)
Monday July 15, 2013, 2:33 am
Great article, thanke Cal

irene 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 (740)
Monday July 15, 2013, 7:17 am

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?

. (0)
Monday July 15, 2013, 9:04 am
I never knew this existed-thanks

Past Member (0)
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

S J (130)
Monday July 15, 2013, 4:13 pm
Done, thanks Cal.

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Monday July 15, 2013, 8:21 pm

Michela M (3964)
Wednesday July 24, 2013, 4:47 pm

Thanks!!! Posted in:  ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest
in  CHIMPANZEES: News, Pics, Videos
Please Join & Invite friends to Join
ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest
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 (447)
Thursday July 25, 2013, 7:08 am
Awesome :)
Pledge taken - thanks Cal.
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