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While on a research trip recently to South Africa, together with a friend, we visited the Jane Goodall Institute ‘Chimp Eden’, situated in the Umhloti Nature Reserve, 15 kilometres outside Nelspruit. 1,321 more words

Influx Of Retired Lab Chimps Expected After Government Stops Funding

CLE ELUM, Wash. (AP) — Sanctuaries around the country are preparing for an influx of retired private lab chimps, now that the federal government has stopped backing experiments on humankind’s closest relatives. 118 more words


The Costs of Chimpanzee Research

Andrew Fenton shares a cautionary tale about the Liberian chimpanzees who were abandoned after being used for vaccine research. 804 more words

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Monkey Mayhem

Here’s the last critter in my little Wilder Life series. They’re all at the studio now waiting to be photographed and transformed into prints and greetings cards – they’ll be available in my Etsy shop very soon!


The Zoo Of Course

The second stop in my adventure in Baltimore was to the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore. Because what a better way to get in touch with a city that you’re visiting than to visit the zoo.  312 more words


It Ain't That Deep!

Trust me, it ain’t that deep! Might as well have a good day.



Photography: Mukuhi Wanjohi

Location: Sweetwaters chimpanzee sanctuary (Ol pejeta conservancy)

Have you ever been to the chimpanzee sanctuary at Ol pejeta conservancy? If not let me tell you what you have been missing. 855 more words