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Lawsuit Filed to Free Chimpanzee - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: lawsuit, chimpanzee, Animal Legal Defense Fund, aldf, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, environment, wildlife )

- 1276 days ago -
The Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF), the nationâEUR(TM)s leading legal advocacy organization for animals, filed a lawsuit against Sam Haynes and the Dixie LandinâEUR(TM) amusement park for inhumanely confining Candy, a 50-year old chimpanzee
Send Cecilia the Chimpanzee and Arturo the Polar Bear to a Proper Zoo or Sanctuary That Can Care for Them
Animals  (tags: cecilia, chimpanzee, arturo, polar bear, sanctuary, petition, animal welfare )

- 1545 days ago -
To the people who run the Mendoza Zoo; to the Government of Argentina... Please hear our voices. People all over the world will hopefully sign my Petition... No living being deserves to live like this.
Give Chimpanzees Legal Personhood - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Legal status, tommy, chimpanzee, legal personhood, animals, primates, petition )

- 1686 days ago -
A New York appeals court will soon consider whether or not chimpanzees are entitled to "legal personhood." The case will be the first of its kind and involves a chimpanzee named Tommy who is owned by private citizens.
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 )

- 2576 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
End the Torture of Chimpanzees in Laboratories ! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: chimpanzee, laboratories, experiments, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, ethics, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 2643 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. SIGN!
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.
Close a Deadly Loophole, Protect Chimpanzees! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: chimpanzee, loophole, animals, protect, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, protection, wildlife )

- 2679 days ago -
Please speak up to protect chimpanzees who can't defend themselves. The worldwide population of wild chimpanzees has fallen by nearly 70 percent in the past 30 years -- take action now to save these animals.
Please Call Your Senators and Ask Them to END Chimpanzee Experiments!
Animals  (tags: chimpanzee, experiments, science, senators, congress, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, investigation, killing, law, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 2712 days ago -
Please call your senators and congressperson to ask that they support the Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act (H.R. 1513/S. 810). This important legislation will end the use of chimpanzees in invasive experiments, permanently end federal breeding..
Chimpanzee Research An Endangered Species as Experts Debate Usefulness, Ethics
Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzee, humans, research animals, protection, ethics, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 2839 days ago -
The role of chimpanzee in medical research is at a crossroads. Last week,the highest scientific body in the land put issue on trial as a committee of the Institute of Medicine,met to deliberate the fate of of the world's remaining medical research chimps.
Chimp Recognises Synthetic Speech
Animals  (tags: chimpanzee, talent, synthetic speech, animals )

- 2878 days ago -
A talented chimpanzee called Panzee can recognise distorted and incomplete words spoken by a computer, scientists have discovered.That suggests that apes may be more capable of perceiving spoken sounds than previously thought, and that the common ancestor
Chimpanzee Meat Discovered in British Restaurants and Market Stalls as Officials Uncover Illegal Bushmeat
Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzee, primates, wildanimals, bushmeat, bushmeat trade, britain, humans, crime, endangered, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3008 days ago -
Chimpanzee meat is for sale in restaurants and market stalls in Britain, it has emerged. Trading standards officials uncovered the illegal bushmeat from the endangered species whilst testing samples believed to be seized from vendors in the Midlands.
Chimps 'Mourn Their Dead Infants'
Animals  (tags: animals, chimpanzee, primates, research, science, animal behaviour, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3035 days ago -
Chimpanzee mothers establish close physical relationships with their young,carrying them for up to 2 years and nursing them until they are six.But now scientists have filmed how one chimpanzee mother,whose 16 month old infant died, begins grieving process
Smoking Chimp Rescued in Lebanon, Sent to Brazil
Animals  (tags: animalrights, abuse, rescued, Lebanon, Brazil, chimpanzee, cigarettes, caged, zoo, Animals Lebanon, CITE )

- 3117 days ago -
A 12-year-old chimpanzee was heading to a sanctuary in Brazil on Monday after animals rights workers discovered him smoking cigarettes to entertain visitors at a Lebanese zoo.
The Bald Chimpanzee
Animals  (tags: Bald, Chimpanzee )

- 3154 days ago -
Cinder is a hairless chimp that lives at the St. Louis Zoo. She wasn't always like this. She started losing hair when she was about 5 month old,
Animals  (tags: Animals Rights, Chimpanzee )

- 3217 days ago -
Many chimpanzees have spent decades in laboratories. These laboratories are allowed to keep chimpanzees in cages the size of a kitchen table, deprive them of normal social interaction, and repeatedly subject them to invasive procedures.

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