Meet Rambo, one of our newest rescue ! Rambo, approximately 15 years old is one of the CCC latest rescue. He was confiscated with 3 other chimps from an illegal zoo in Kindia, Guinea. The shut down of that zoo led to the arrest of a few traffickers. You can see Rambo when he arrived at the CCC and was transfered to his new quarantine home, built thanks to Olsen Animal Trust. He won’t be alone since next door are…
Thanks to the Schutz Engel Trust, via our long time supporter The Tusk Trust, we’ve received a generous donation in memory of Andy Stallman. Thank you to Mr. Stallman and his family who wished to do good after his passing. We are very grateful and we hope that knowing that his legacy will do a lot of good for chimpanzees in Guinea, will ease their pain. www.tusk.org
2017 is starting well. We’ve just been informed that the Columbus Zoo Fund for Conservation has granted our funding request. Thank you very much to Columbus Zoo for your wonderful support. https://globalimpact.columbuszoo.org/about/columbus-zoo-fund-for-conservation
After Black Friday, Cyber Monday, it’s giving back time with #GivingTuesday. N’dama is one of the chimpanzees from the CCC you can sponsor her here under the “help us” section. We are saving lives like N’dama thanks to you. Be their “chimpions”
Tomorrow we are counting on you. There are many chimps to choose from. With any sponsorship you’ll get a personalized certificate, a biography of your favorite chimpanzees and an official letter of thanks. Any donation to the CCC via Project Primate, Inc. is tax exempt.
We hope you had a chilling Sunday and a great Thanksgiving week-end.
Toto has reached his new home last Sunday. Dondo, a research student, has traveled with him to ease his transition to his new surroundings but Toto has already made friends with two of our experienced keepers, Faya and Sekou. Toto has lost his mom due to a snake bite in Fongoli Forest in Senegal when he was only a month and half old. He is in good health and good spirit. He loves grooming: to groom and to be groomed….
One of our chimp is ready for the trick and treat evening. Unfortunately we don’t know whom it is…
Caution: Rated R picture 😉 Noel, 4 years old, has been busy, very busy since the integration between his group (big babies) and the Nursery group, has started. He is in love with Sanka, 8 years old, one of the “older” girls. Although Noel is too young to be fertile, he is practicing his technique a lot and Sanka is happy to oblige (look at the size difference). The other males (older boys) have been understanding with him but their…
Have a good week from Hakim (and all of us)