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Former Lab Chimpanzee Overcomes Difficult Diabetes Treatments With Help of Patient Caretakers

Noelle Almrud, Director of Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch, wrote about how caregivers have been able to treat medically complex chimpanzee Lulu Belle, and how resilient Lulu has been.

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Party of the Apes: Chimp Celebrates 41st Birthday With Her Friends and Delicious Treats

One happy chimpanzee inside a Washington state sanctuary has celebrated her 41st birthday with her favorite foods and a few of her close friends.

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Chimpanzee Celebrates 41st Birthday with Troll Doll Party

Foxie the chimpanzee celebrated her 41st birthday at Washington’s Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest with dozens of troll dolls and special watermelon fruit bowls.

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Research on Lab Chimps is Over. Why Have So Few Been Retired to Sanctuaries?

In the past 2 years, only 73 chimps have entered sanctuaries, and the slow pace has heightened tensions between the laboratory and sanctuary communities.

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A History of Chimps in Medical Research

A unique timeline presents important events in the history of chimpanzee medical research, and its ending.

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The Nature of Things: Safe Haven for Chimps

Chimpanzees are our closest living relatives; it’s a well-known fact. But what does that really mean?

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Monkey Business? Activists Suspicious of Candy the Chimp’s Death, Intend to Continue Lawsuit

Candy the chimpanzee may have died April 21 at Dixie Landin’, but a 2015 lawsuit by animal rights advocates who sought to have her removed from the Baton Rouge amusement park lives on — at least for now.

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Discover the Residents of Chimp Haven this Spring

While not regularly open to the public, Chimp Haven, the chimpanzee sanctuary located in Keithville, is welcoming visitors for special Discovery Days this spring.

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Chimps of Nicholasville’s Primate Center Make Their 2017 Super Bowl Pick

The chimps predicted the Atlanta Falcons will win the 2017 Super Bowl. After the forecast was made, the chimps helped themselves to bananas.

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Animals Pick SuperBowl 51 Winner

Journalist Dakota Kendall went on a trip around the High Desert to ask some Central Oregon animals which team they think will win Super Bowl 51.

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300 Former Research Chimps Will Be Getting the Royal Treatment at a Breathtaking New Sanctuary

If you know Rachael Ray, then you know just how much she loves animals! A few months back, she heard about an amazing organization called Project Chimps.

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Former Ellensburg Chimps Meeting New Friends in Canada

Loulis and Tatu are among 14 chimpanzees at Fauna Foundation, which is located 20 minutes south of Montreal on a nature preserve. The chimps come from a host of different backgrounds including zoos and research facilities.

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