Interesting stuff about monkeys and us.
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Here you will find interesting resources to help you learn more about Primates Incorporated, other sanctuaries like PI, and informative articles and videos.
Kerwin, 2006. Overcoming the Barriers to the Retirement of Old and New World Monkeys From Research Facilities. Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science 9(4), p. 337-347, view full article – courtesy of Animals and Society Institute: Download PDF
2014 Presentation to MedicRes on How to Overcome the Barriers: presentation_barriers_oct16
How to Improve Animal Welfare at a Faster Pace – By Amy Kerwin (submitted to the USDA in 2005): Kerwin_2005_improving primate welfare
Kerwin, Oct 2007. Giving Back to the Monkeys. Isthmus. View
Clicker Training Techniques – by Amy Kerwin: Download Word Doc
Retirement Success Stories
25 Java macaques were retired from a pharmaceutical company and retired to Primarily Primates in 2010: View
Laboratory Capuchins Retired to Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary: View
Rhesus Monkeys Retired to Mindy’s Memory Primate Sanctuary: Download Word doc
“Tamarin Town: From Research to Retirement”: View