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State House OKs Ban on Primates as Pets


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, primates, pets, ban, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 3290 days ago - suntimes.com
The House voted 105-2 to join 21 other states that prohibit people from owning primates as pets in a move driven by last year's highly publicized mauling of a Connecticut woman by a friend's pet chimpanzee.



   

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Sunday March 21, 2010, 5:00 pm
This is great----but some of them do make great pet's!
 

clare h (38)
Monday March 22, 2010, 6:52 am
Pity they didn't ban them for being used in experiments . Thanks Cher
 
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