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Terminate Cruel University Experiment on Baby Monkeys in US - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: US, Science, Animal experiments, Research, Rhesus Monkeys, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Killing, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

- 1744 days ago -
Please sign to stop a cruel science experiment depriving 40 baby rhesus monkeys of all maternal care the day after birth - by isolating them for 42 days - then subjecting them to terrifying, frightening and traumatic events before being killed aged one.
Rhesus Monkeys Appear to Have a Form of Self-Awareness Not Previously Attributed to Them, Research Suggests
Animals  (tags: Rhesus Monkeys, Self-Awareness )

- 2873 days ago -
In the first study of its kind in an animal species that has not passed a critical test of self-recognition, cognitive psychologist Justin J. Couchman of the University at Buffalo has demonstrated that rhesus monkeys appear to have a sense of self-agency
Save UBC Monkeys From Death
Animals  (tags: animals, monkeys, rhesus monkeys, rhesus macaques, animal experiments, animal testing, wildanimals, humans, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3038 days ago -
The University of British Columbia intends to kill four rhesus monkeys in order to study Parkinson's disease. Parkinson's disease is a serious illness that is specific to humans. In the experiment, the monkeys will be injected with a toxin
Monkeys Use Baby Talk With Infants
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, rhesus monkeys, research )

- 4283 days ago -
Humans aren't the only animals to use baby talk when speaking to offspring - rhesus monkeys also go "gaga" over babies. Female rhesus monkeys make unique vocalization to interact with their babies to get their attention.

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