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Friday, June 30, 2006
Spotty gorilla-tourists said to risk infecting Bwindi gorillas with airborne disease.
Thursday, June 29, 2006
Banno the monkey a mean drunk:
The owner of the beer shop, Rajesh Singh, admits that Banno helped raise his sale figures. People visit the site just to see the monkey drinking beer. ‘‘But now, she has been hitting business as she has injured at least half-a-dozen people in the last few months,’’ he says.Call in the lawyers!
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Indiana's Fort Wayne Children's Zoo proud to show de Brazza's monkey born this week.
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Wednesday, June 28, 2006
Tuesday, June 27, 2006
Monday, June 26, 2006
Uganda Museum to open Great Apes Survival Project exhibition to sensitise the public about gorillas and chimpanzees
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Japan's Nippon Telegraph and Telephone West Corp. to begin chipping monkeys to let farmers know when their fields are being raided.
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Saturday, June 24, 2006
Friday, June 23, 2006
Jane Goodall is awarded.
Thursday, June 22, 2006
and neither will people without pets, at Palm Beach, Florida's animal-people storm shelter
International Journal of Primatology confirms: more lemur species, and all endangered. I think splitters are run amok here and will continue to split until each individual is its own extinct species.
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Jane Goodall, PETA loons, and a crew of assorted do-gooders fear that if Yerkes National Primate Research Center is permitted to use endangered mangabeys (which they've raised from birth) in AIDS research, they'll want to do it again to cure smallpox and dengue and ebola and goodness knows what else.
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Wednesday, June 21, 2006
It's all part of the circle of life, for Exotic Animal Trainers.
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A feature on Chicago's Brookfield Zoo caring for disabled animals, including hip replacement surgery for arthritic gorilla Beta.
Baboons at UK's Knowsley Safari Park accused of swiping English flags from visitors' cars.
Tuesday, June 20, 2006
Remembering a real-life advertising chimpanzee in Bolton, Lancs.
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Won't someone think of the children, and kill some more monkeys!
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Villager in West Bengal worshipped as incarnation of monkey god Hanuman. Doctors say he's not.
Monday, June 19, 2006
Lemur escape plot foiled at Detroit Zoo.
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Your orangutan likes to stay close to home, researchers say.
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Five monkeys missing from UK's Drusillas Zoo Park in apparent monkeynapping.
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Sunday, June 18, 2006
Coming to you soon from a sunnier clime: the orangu-man, dancing monkeyboy, and girl-rilla.
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Bioethicist Wesley J. Smith opposes Spanish legislation that would grant human-type rights to apes, legislation
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Saturday, June 17, 2006
Friday, June 16, 2006
Thursday, June 15, 2006
Wednesday, June 14, 2006
Tuesday, June 13, 2006
Hank, chimpanzee at Tennessee's Chattanooga Zoo, turns 38 on Saturday.
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Monday, June 12, 2006
Peta loons try to put the touch on India's fruit exporters. (I note that India hasn't exported macaques since 1978. Why doesn't Peta extort some mangoes from their Chinese friends?)
Sunday, June 11, 2006
Saturday, June 10, 2006
Reservations are expressed about plans by Spain's political elite to extend human rights to great apes.
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Friday, June 09, 2006
Thursday, June 08, 2006
Wednesday, June 07, 2006
Tuesday, June 06, 2006
Monday, June 05, 2006
Orangutan seized from Cambodian official's taxi.
at 10:14 PM Posted by Ed
Residents vs. extreme conservationists in South Africa's battle of the baboons.
“to address some of Nepal's most pressing health concerns, which include HIV, tuberculosis, hepatitis, and malaria”
India, chronically over-run with monkeys, banned the export of all Rhesus macaques in 1978. Now little Nepal steps up to help fill the gap.
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Sigourney Weaver reunited with Gorillas in the Mist costars.
Harvey at Bad Example sends along this pointer to a monkey-oriented storyline at Sluggy Freelance
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The Last Angry Young Man blogs the Monkey Chow Diaries
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UK's Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre offers bargain rates for kids in June.
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Sunday, June 04, 2006
Feral hogs (“the second smartest animal behind only chimpanzees”) disrupt life in Colorado.
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Four dead, evictions due for remaining residents of 16 Malaysian homes after landslide in habitat of silver-tailed monkeys at Taman Zooview.
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Saturday, June 03, 2006
Friday, June 02, 2006
Arizona's Phoenix Zoo to add evening entertainments.
India's Jammu and Kashmir Wildlife Protection Department to take monkey menace lessons in West Bengal.
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Yerkes National Primate Research Center wants to perform medical experiments on some of the mangabeys they raised in their primate colony. Author of Dian Fossey biography channels her late subject, who opposes the research posthumously (and subjunctively).
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Thursday, June 01, 2006
Legal woes loom for Pakistan's Lahore Zoo after they determine they don't really want a pair of giraffes after all. Capuchin and Colobus monkeys they'll take, though.
at 9:32 PM Posted by Ed
Cleveland Museum of Natural History goes all-out for chimpanzees.
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Other people: won't take personal responsibility for their failings!
at 7:49 AM Posted by Ed