Interesting stuff about monkeys and us.

What do you know?

Here you will find interesting resources to help you learn more about Primates Incorporated, other sanctuaries like PI, and informative articles and videos.

Videos

-The need for primate rescue and retirement, by the Born Free Primate Sanctuary: View

 

-Heartwarming video, Operation Monkey Trek at Primarily Primates: View

-Destruction of Orangutans’ Habitat: View

-Explore Animals – educational videos about animals: explore.org

Articles

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

Useful Links

Please don’t participate in the exotic pet trade and buy a pet monkey: View

New England Primate Conservancy: Primates by the Numbers: View

 

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