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Igor Celebrates 25 Years With IPPL


Offbeat  (tags: igor, gibbon, labratory, rescued, safe, gentle 25 yers, sanctuary )

Simone
- 741 days ago - all-creatures.org
From more than two decades of lonely, abusive existence to a life of peace, contentment and worldwide popularity is a long, rough road. But Igor, the oldest and most popular Gibbon in residence at the International Primate Protection League (IPPL)



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Terry V. (30)
Wednesday July 11, 2012, 9:29 am
thank you
 

Gloria picchetti (287)
Thursday July 12, 2012, 5:11 am
Gibbons are adorable!
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Thursday July 12, 2012, 5:43 am
Thanks.
 

Lisa Neste (696)
Thursday July 12, 2012, 1:19 pm
Igor is a lovely boy! Thanks to IPPL for giving 25 years of peace & love. He is so deserving of, after spending so many years in a laboratory. May the rest of his years be as peaceful! Thanks for sharing Simone, I always enjoy these stories.
 

Fred Krohn (34)
Thursday July 12, 2012, 2:41 pm
Why don't these idiot scientists use something closer to human for their experiments - like capital convicts, Iranians, or Chinese Communists? Monkey experiments have a poor validity record. As far as animals in a zoo, they'd be much more fun to view if they were back in the wild and wearing cameras than in cages.
 

kye j. (41)
Thursday July 12, 2012, 7:16 pm
Thanks
 

Tal H. (8)
Thursday July 12, 2012, 7:28 pm
Thanks for the article.
 

Ruth S. (314)
Friday July 13, 2012, 11:00 am
I feel so bad at all the horror that Igor went through, its totally unfair, animals don't deserve to be treated like this from humans!
 

Grainne OCarroll (72)
Sunday July 15, 2012, 7:21 am
Thanks.
 
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