chimpanzee


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The Plaintiffs assert Yerkes' application contained "incorrect and misleading representations and fails to disclose other information" - material to FWS' decision, which in itself warrants denial - including representations that Wingham would only breed the chimpanzees in cooperation with the European Species Survival Program (EEP), and that in exchange for the permit Yerkes and Wingham would make donations to the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and Kibale Chimpanzee Project (Kibale) in Africa.
It is illegal to keep a chimpanzee in this country, thankfully, unlike in America, which is just shocking, in this day and age.
were the cute THEY were the cute and cuddly chimpanzees who won worldwide fame while dressed up as humans and seemingly enjoying a cup of PG Tips.
Washington, July 4 ( ANI ): A new study has revealed that Chimpanzees are copycats and, in the process, they form new traditions that are often particular to only one specific group of these primates, as "grass-in-the-ear" has become a new trend.
Now, conservationists and the Ivorian government hope to take advantage of the fact that chimps in Tai park are relatively comfortable around humans by launching ecotourism projects designed to stem the chimpanzee population's precipitous decline.
A baby chimpanzee named Dali slowly stretched out his brown, furry arms and clumsily scrambled from a branch 20 meters (65 feet) high for a breakfast of nuts and insects provided by game rangers.
Although she did not elaborate on the circumstances leading up to the alleged beatings, she is not the first person accusing Jackson of hurting the chimpanzee.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers at Georgia State University's Language Research Center examined how two language-trained chimpanzees communicated with a human experimenter to find food.
Things are moving down a funnel, and what's going to come out at the other end, we think, is the practical end of chimpanzee use in invasive research," says John Pippin, director of medical affairs for the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine.
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The common chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) and bonobo (P.
CHIMPANZEES at a sanctuary in South Africa have left a man seriously injured with bite wounds after pulling him into their enclosure.
In contrast, we have around half a century of systematic chimpanzee behavioural data, and even less for other primates, although anecdotal reports from West Africa extend back around 400 years (Sept & Brooks 1994).
For four decades, she pioneered what has become the longest-running study of chimpanzee behavior in the wild.
Summary: A 12-year-old chimpanzee was heading to a sanctuary in Brazil after he was discovered smoking cigarettes at a Lebanese zoo.