Publié le 30 Septembre 2014

We've just finalized the designed version of our new children’s book, I Protect the Chimpanzees. A ten-year-old African boy who loves watching free-living chimpanzees in the forest near his village is the fictional narrator of this beautifully illustrated...

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Publié le 27 Septembre 2014

Please join us and fellow animal advocates at Portland's 10th Annual VegFest - nwveg.org/vegfest - this Saturday and Sunday, 10am-6pm to celebrate and promote compassionate food choices and lifestyles! Visit our booth to learn more about our work in Africa...

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Publié le 25 Septembre 2014

>>>Young chimpanzees are illegally exported for use in entertainment facilities, as here in Guanxi Nanning Zoo in China.<<< It appears that the #CITES Secretariat is trying to sweep the real extent of great ape trafficking under the carpet. One can only...

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Publié le 22 Septembre 2014

.Sometimes our chimpanzees make such good nests, they don't want to leave them behind. Here's Hope traveling with hers. Hope is a dominant 16-year-old female, who was blinded in her right eye by a shotgun pellet when her mother was killed by a poacher....

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Publié le 19 Septembre 2014

It's finally time to relax a bit! We raised $20,331 for the new enclosure! It includes donations through the Indiegogo site, as well as contributions specifically for the enclosure made by check or through our website. With this amount we'll be able to...

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Publié le 10 Septembre 2014

Check Out Nyanga's Indiegogo Campaign New Videos and Photos Posted As They Arrive! 1. Have fun with the campaign and donate on behalf of your pet! After donating on the Indiegogo site visit ourChimPals Facebook page and post a photo of your best friend!...

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Publié le 6 Septembre 2014

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Publié le 6 Septembre 2014

Njabeya (left) was born to Mado at Sanaga-Yong Chimpanzee Rescue Center on August 25th, 2007. While her birth, the only one that has occurred at our Center, was due to a birth control failure, we recognized that this baby was a precious gift, and we chose...

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Publié le 3 Septembre 2014

Adult male chimpanzees Simon and Gabby are both members of the Central African subspecies (P.t. troglodytes). Both were taken captive as infants by poachers and rescued by IDA-Africa. They live with a large social group in a lushly forested enclosure...

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Publié le 1 Septembre 2014

On September 1st, 1999, I brought the first rescued chimpanzees to our yet-to-be-named sanctuary in Cameroon’s Mbargue Forest. Our beloved elder Jacky (center), now over 50 years old, was among them. We don’t know Jacky’s actual birthday, but on September...

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