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NAPSA is proud to share the collective expertise of its members in national and global news media.

Yard Goats Cancel Cowboy Monkey Rodeo After Calls From Animal Welfare Groups

NAPSA’s Program Director Erika Fleury was interviewed by the Hartford Courant regarding the cancellation of yet another monkey rodeo.

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German Zoo Says Justin Bieber’s Illegal Monkey “Still Has Issues”

The capuchin formerly owned by pop star Justin Bieber still displays signs of developmental damage and he struggles to communicate with other monkeys. When Bieber expressed interest in getting another monkey in 2016, NAPSA asked him “Please do not repeat this foolish endeavor.”

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Activists Protest Banana Derby Show at Northport Firemen’s Fair

A carnival attraction featuring monkeys at the Northport Firemen’s Fair has drawn criticism from animal-rights activists, even as the proprietor of the act defends his treatment of the animals.

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Controversy as Monkey Jockeys Race on Dogs

A popular event at a Long Island fair that features races between monkeys dressed as horse jockeys and tethered to dogs with Velcro is drawing sharp criticism from animal welfare experts who call the event “cruel and abusive” and dangerous to the animals.

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Is it Time for the Cowboy Monkey Rodeo to Go Extinct?

There’s an entertainment act that’s showing up at Minor League Baseball games in which border collies take the field with capuchin monkeys strapped onto their backs.

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Beloved Blue Rocks Cowboy Monkey Rodeo Riles PETA

Monkey see, monkey do, monkey cause PR nightmare.

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Animal Rights Group Urges Justin Bieber Not to Get Another Pet Monkey.

An animal rights group is not monkeying around with Justin Bieber’s plans to get another pet primate.

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‘Foolish’ Justin Bieber Really Wants Another Monkey

It might seem like Justin Bieber has everything he could want, but there is apparently something missing from the singer’s life: a monkey.

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Animal-Rights Group Begs Justin Bieber Not to Get Another Monkey

Do you remember Justin Bieber’s monkey? Well, he had one.

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Justin Bieber’s Plans to Adopt Another Monkey is Slammed as ‘Foolish’…

Justin Bieber’s plans to adopt another monkey have been branded ‘foolish’ and ‘irresponsible’ by an animal rights organisation.

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Group on Justin Bieber’s Plan to Get New Monkey: Please Don’t

A telling thing is that, for most people, having an illegal pet monkey confiscated by German authorities would be the single wildest thing ever to happen to them.

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Justin Bieber Is Threatening to Get Another Monkey

Justin Bieber incurred the wrath of monkey enthusiasts the world over when he rejected his pet capuchin in Germany, and now he’s back for round two. Because nothing comes between a man and his love for primates. NOTHING.

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