Start A Petition


Give These Chimps A Peaceful Retirement
Animals  (tags: primates, apes, chimpanzees, chimps, research, laboratories, petitions )

- 825 days ago -
Hundreds of chimpanzees remain confined in research labs, even after all captive chimpanzees gained more protection by changes to the Endangered Species Act in late 2015.
New Iberia Research Center Sending 220 Chimps to Retirement Sanctuary in Georgia
Animals  (tags: Chimps, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, 220 remaining chimps to retirement sanct )

- 1114 days ago -
The Univ. of Louisiana, which runs the NIRC and the safe-haven group Project Chimps announced that an agreement has been reached to take the remaining 220 chimps at the NIRC to the 236-acre sanctuary in the rolling hills of Blue Ridge in northern Georgia.
Free Lab Chimps Now
Animals  (tags: chimps, monkeys, animal testing, petition, labs, animal welfare )

- 1388 days ago -
Steven Wise is a local Attorney trying to win freedom for Kilo and Hercules as they are being held in solitary confinement. Free the tortured Chimpanzees you have the power to create change 0 0 Ema
Retired Research Chimps Are Really Enjoying Their New Home
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, research, retired, chimps, chimpanzees )

- 1726 days ago -
Meet Mason. He's only 5, but already, he seems to be quite the "ladies' man." "He likes to play with the other girls," Mark Lewis, an animal care specialist at Chimp Haven, a Keithville, Louisiana, chimpanzee sanctuary where Mason now lives. . .
Free Tortured Chimps to Sanctuaries!
Animals  (tags: chimps, animalcruelty, abuse, habitat, ethics, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

- 1993 days ago -
Chimps are still having to endure torturous science experiments that include being injected with a wild variety of diseases. Some female Chimps are used as "birthers" and having their babies immediately taken away so they too can be medically tortured..
Petition: Best Opportunity to Stop Testing on Chimpanzees in Labs
Animals  (tags: endangered, chimps, testing )

- 2170 days ago -
Did you know wild chimpanzees are protected by the Endangered Species Act, but captive chimps are not?! This makes no sense. Good news: the US Fish & Wildlife Svc just announced it is considering a proposal to protect all chimps under the Endangered...
New Digs: Federal Research Chimps Savor Retirement
Animals  (tags: chimps, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, GoodNews, protection, rescued )

- 2282 days ago -
New digs for chimps: Move afoot to begin retiring hundreds of federal research primates.
End Torture of Chimpanzees in Laboratories ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, chimps, suffering, animal welfare, cruelty, environment, protection )

- 2453 days ago -
The use of chimpanzees in HIV/AIDS, cancer, hepatitis C, and other human disease research has been limited, inaccurate, un-predictive, and unnecessary and has contributed little or nothing to human health.
PLEASE SIGN Stop the Unnecessary Suffering of Research Chimpanzees ACTION NEEDED
Animals  (tags: Rockville 15, animals, experiments, Chimps, healthconditions, sadness, rescued, suffering, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animaladvocates, cruelty, crime, death, corporate, business, money, politics, society )

- 2510 days ago -
THERE IS ALSO A PETITION Awareness is being raised about a group of 15 chimpanzees, dubbed the Rockville 15, who are being unnecessarily housed in unsatisfactory conditions at BIOQUAL Inc. laboratories in Rockville, Maryland
Bob Barker Helps Give Home To HIV-Infected Chimps
Animals  (tags: Bob Barker, chimps, HIV, infected, home, good news, happy, chimpanzee, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, ethics, protection )

- 2575 days ago -
This guy is THE MAN! He is a true hero for animals. Barker's contribution of $230,000 to Chimp Haven, Inc. will help the chimpanzee sanctuary begin building a habitat for the Texas chimpanzees. He will also be underwriting the cost of their care for 1year
TAKE ACTION NOW! Take A Stand for Chimps!
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, protection, chimps, research, wildlife, wildanimals, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, humans )

- 2579 days ago -
Ask Your Senators to Co-sponsor the Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act
Stop Using Chimpanzees in Entertainment! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: chimpanzee, entertainment, chimps, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, environment, ethics, humans, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 2669 days ago -
Chicago Lincoln Park Zoo officials are opposed to a commercial set to run during the football Super Bowl Sunday.The concern is that portraying the animal this way hampers conservation efforts of endangered chimpanzees and creates a market for wild chimps.
Best Animal Videos Of 2011
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, pandas, bears, chimps, cute, funny, videos, GoodNews, protection, pets, wildlife )

- 2702 days ago -
The end of the year is a time for reflection. A time to look back on the highs, the lows, the lessons and, if you're us, the best animal videos. From Oskar, the blind kitty playing with his first toys, to baby chimp Milou who dances until he gets...
NIH Will Limit Chimp Research ACTION
Animals  (tags: chimps, research AAVS, animal cruelty, protection )

- 2710 days ago -
Last Thursday, a committee from the Institute of Medicine released a report assessing the necessity of chimpanzees in biomedical and behavioral research. It concluded that "most current use of chimpanzees for biomedical research is unnecessary." Shortly
Don't Allow Chimpanzees to Be Sent Back to Research Facilities!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty, ethics, protection, rescued, suffering, wildanimals, chimps, Chimpanzees and Society )

- 3028 days ago -
Back in the late 1990s, hundreds of chimpanzees were rescued from research facilities that were conducting harmful, and at times even fatal, experiments on them. These chimps had been exposed to all types of deadly diseases -- most frequently HIV and hepat

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with Chimps

top story finders in Animals

1. Ljiljana Milic 61 popular stories

2. Animae C 60 popular stories

3. Cher C 59 popular stories

4. Anne M 54 popular stories

5. Carole K 54 popular stories

6. Paulo Reeson 53 popular stories

7. Wanda S 50 popular stories

8. Raleigh k 50 popular stories

9. Marianne R 49 popular stories

10. Freya H 48 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.