Americas

“Pet” Monkey Spotted in Summerville!

By International Primate Protection League / February 8, 2017 / Comments Off on “Pet” Monkey Spotted in Summerville!

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][vc_column_text]For years, IPPL has fought the illegal pet trade that exists around the world. We have also written about the tragic lives these animals endure. Even in this country, there are breeders/dealers who make a living producing babies only to take them away from their mothers and sell them to someone who wants, for…

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A new monkey house rises in the Amazon

By International Primate Protection League / September 21, 2012 / Comments Off on A new monkey house rises in the Amazon

This past spring saw an unusual amount of flooding along the Amazon River. Although animals of all sorts (including people) know to expect rising river levels during the rainy seasons, the deluge this year came as a surprise. As a result, our friends with Fundación Maikuchiga were left in a bit of a bind. The…

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