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Travis the Chimp: He Was One of Us, Until He Wasn't
Animals  (tags: travis, tragedy, death, one year anniversity of his death, sadness, attacked, suffering )

- 3399 days ago -
"It's nothing but a tragedy," declared the chief detective, shaking his head and rocking back in his chair. "A Roman tragedy." In 30 years he had seen a lot of cases but never one like this: the media, the public interest, the horror, the nuttiness. He
State Won't Press Charges in Chimp Attack
Animals  (tags: animals, Chimps, Travis, State attorney, crime, investigation, Chimp owner, wildanimals, sadness )

- 3420 days ago -
State prosecutors will not press criminal charges against a Connecticut woman who owned a 200 pound chimpanzee that mauled her friend Charla Nash, leaving her blind and grotesquely disfigured.
PLZ TAKE ACTION; Exotic Animals Need Your Help (HR80/S462)
Animals  (tags: travis, tragedies, wild animals, killed, humans, protection, exotic pets, trade, banning )

- 3660 days ago -
Just last month, a 55 year old woman in Connecticut was severely mauled by a 200+ pound chimpanzee that was kept as a pet by her friend. Police were called, and the chimp then attacked an officer. Why do people insist on keeping exotic animals as pets
$50 Million Lawsuit Filed By Chimp-Attack Victim
Animals  (tags: connecticut, animals, wildlife, chimp, travis, attack on woman, lawsuit, endangered, extinction, humans, protection, sadness )

- 3686 days ago -
Nash lost hands, nose, lips and eyelids and may have suffered brain damage STAMFORD, Conn. - The family of a Connecticut woman mauled by a chimpanzee last month has filed preliminary legal papers seeking $50 million in damages against the primate's owner
Loving Chimps to Death - By Jane Goodall
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, travis, chimpanzee, wild animals, deforestation, commercial logging, advertising, protection, entertainment, television, circus, africa, wildlife, habitat, environment, nature, climate )

- 3705 days ago -
Last week a chimpanzee named Travis was shot and killed after he mauled a friend of his owner. The chimpanzee lived with a widow, eating lobster and ice cream at the table, wearing human clothes and entertaining himself with a computer and television.
Huge Chimp Shot Dead After Mauling Woman in Connecticut
Animals  (tags: conneticut, wildlife, wild animal, chimpanzee, travis, mauling, attack, woman, shot, killed, sadness )

- 3713 days ago -
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A 200-pound domesticated chimpanzee who once starred in TV commercials for Old Navy and Coca-Cola was shot dead by police after a violent rampage that left a friend of its owner badly mauled. Sandra Herold, who owned the 15-year
Should It Be Legal to Have Wild Animals as a Pet? PLEASE VOTE
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, humans, not pets, freedom, laws, legislation, travis, RIP, chimpaneezes, animal welfare )

- 3713 days ago -
After Travis's death, there is discussion on whether wild animals should be kept as pets.Wild animals should never be kept, they belong to the wild. Please vote.

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