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Wednesday, May 31, 2006
Great Ape Trust of Iowa begins offering free tours, attendance by apes not mandatory.
at 6:10 PM Posted by Ed
Minnesota Primate Freedom Project schedules protest at University of Minnesota against the use of nonhuman primates in research.
at 5:26 AM Posted by Ed
Tuesday, May 30, 2006
One more reason for our nearest relatives to fear Al Gore.
at 7:41 PM Posted by Ed
Peta loons applaud Welch's decision to discontinue animal testing of future grape-juice products, begin testing on your offspring, Timmy & little Zygote.
at 7:36 PM Posted by Ed
Monday, May 29, 2006
Sunday, May 28, 2006
Statue of Bill the chimpanzee at California's Sequoia Park Zoo to be unveiled
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Saturday, May 27, 2006
Friday, May 26, 2006
Thursday, May 25, 2006
AIDS origin in Cameroon chimpanzees, researchers say.
India's Mysore Zoo enlists internationally reputed Zoo consultant currently engaged in developing Zoos in Pakistan, Abu Dhabi and Canada to prepare a plan.
at 12:24 PM Posted by Ed
Wednesday, May 24, 2006
UK health officials advise people to make like an ape and check for ticks, to ward off lyme disease. Tick disposal techniques are left up to you.
at 10:02 PM Posted by Ed
Simian Virus 40(SV40) implicated in non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
at 6:21 PM Posted by Ed
Tarzan star does a little publicity at Bronx Zoo's Congo Gorilla Forest.
at 6:15 PM Posted by Ed
Swiss Ethics Committee on Non-human Biotechnology and the Swiss Committee on Animal Experiments recommendeds total ban on experiments involving great apes, severe restrictions on experiments involving other primates.
at 5:05 AM Posted by Ed
Tuesday, May 23, 2006
Monday, May 22, 2006
Captive Primate Safety Act will ban interstate transportation of apes, monkeys, lemurs, marmosets, and other nonhuman primates for the pet trade.
at 5:28 AM Posted by Ed
Indonesia's efforts to retrieve their orangutans continue.
at 5:24 AM Posted by Ed
Sunday, May 21, 2006
After their successes with operas based on Muhammad Ali and on Helen Thomas, Kentucky Opera's VISIONS program unveils the operatic version of gorilla researcher Dian Fossey in one act, through the magic of tax dollars.
at 8:40 AM Posted by Ed
Saturday, May 20, 2006
Hard feelings about South Africa's house-invading baboons, and about those killing baboons in response.
at 5:33 PM Posted by Ed
Friday, May 19, 2006
Threat of lawsuits in Sierra Leone chimpanzee rampage.
at 6:44 PM Posted by Ed
Thursday, May 18, 2006
From South Africa's Hermanus Times:
An internationally renowned animal communicator will be holding a workshop at Glencairn this weekend to help people understand the gentler side of the controversial chacma baboons of Klein Slangkop. Maybe some of our locals should attend.
Wednesday, May 17, 2006
As your prehistoric ancestors did, you'll be able to ride the ape at the new carousel at Chicago's Brookfield Zoo.
at 7:03 PM Posted by Ed
British scientists study how monkeys combine calls to form "sentences." How to say "Look behind you, a bear!" not determined.
at 6:46 PM Posted by Ed
Harvard and MIT researchers find evidence of interbreeding between human & chimpanzee ancestors!
Tuesday, May 16, 2006
Monday, May 15, 2006
Sunday, May 14, 2006
Horribly pruned illusionist David Blaine, hoping for recovery, plans next stunt playing at Tarzan up a Sundari tree.
at 8:38 AM Posted by Ed
Surinamese finally take advantage of 40 years of "and if you're ever in our country, you'll stay with us." *
at 8:21 AM Posted by Ed
Saturday, May 13, 2006
A man in India, attacked at his home by a monkey last month, has died of his injuries.
at 3:12 PM Posted by Ed
Banana prices skyrocket in Australia, monkeys hardest hit.
at 11:18 AM Posted by Ed
Ezra Pound, let's pretend that national socialism, international socialism, and transnational socialism are aren't the same thing waving different-colored flags!
at 8:02 AM Posted by Ed
Foundation for Biomedical Research hands out 2005-2006 Michael E. DeBakey Journalism Awards “to inspire exceptional, outstanding, and ongoing news coverage of biomedical research that involves laboratory animals”.
at 7:40 AM Posted by Ed
Friday, May 12, 2006
Thursday, May 11, 2006
Wednesday, May 10, 2006
Taunting the monkeys of Devil’s Island, for spite's sake.
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Tuesday, May 09, 2006
Monday, May 08, 2006
Monkeys with popsicles stave off a heat wave at a zoo in Gwalior, India.
at 9:42 PM Posted by Ed
Dissident chimpanzees from Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary are implicated in the serious wounding of an elementary school teacher.
Growing pains at Iowa's 40-year-old Blank Park Zoo are remembered.
at 5:16 AM Posted by Ed
Sunday, May 07, 2006
Saturday, May 06, 2006
Curing fuzzy monkey syndrome with a visit to Lopburi, Thailand.
If the Geneva-based World Conservation Union had a big fist-full of Euros for every species in danger of extinction, hey, call it a business plan!
at 7:35 AM Posted by Ed
Friday, May 05, 2006
Parents who send their middle-school-aged daughters to Duke University’s weeklong Action Science Camp
at 8:39 PM Posted by Ed
Sierra Leone's dissident chimpanzees still on the loose.
at 12:22 PM Posted by Ed
Thursday, May 04, 2006
Lionesses and lemurs, in UK's Woburn Safari Park.
at 7:18 PM Posted by Ed
Children terrorized, but unharmed, by hungry baboons at South Africa's Hermanus Yacht Club.
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Phil Collins: composer of Disney's Tarzan, the musical, including a paean to Tarzan's ape foster parents.
Wednesday, May 03, 2006
Tuesday, May 02, 2006
Animal rights yelpers complain about monkey mistreatment at the University of South Alabama's Primate Research Laboratory.
at 12:41 PM Posted by Ed
Gambia's Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Association assures locals and tourists that their chimps, sequestered safely on islands off-limits to visitors, won't run amok, like in Sierra Leone. Unless people get too close. People are reminded not to get too close.
at 5:21 AM Posted by Ed
Monday, May 01, 2006
Jane Goodall remains mum on Sierra Leone chimpanzee insurrection, plans trip to Canada
at 12:02 PM Posted by Ed
Addition of monkeys, wolves, wolf-dogs to Maryland's list of banned exotic pets awaits only governor's signature.
The sponsor of Maryland's ban, Delegate Pauline Menes, said she didn't know of any Maryland deaths caused by wild pets, but she feared it could happen.Criminalizion of running with scissors impending.
at 5:17 AM Posted by Ed