Monkeys

Funny Monkeys! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Monkeys can be curious, naughty and tenacious--which can lead to some pretty funny results.  Just watch how much chaos these little guys can cause in such a short amount of time!

Copyright Case: To Thine Own Selfie Be True, Unless You’re A Monkey?

Last year, Wikipedia posted ‘selfies’ taken by a female Indonesian macaque monkey with the disclaimer: “This file is in the public domain, because as the work of a non-human animal, it has no human author in whom copyright is vested.” On the other hand, PETA and other animal rights advocacy groups feel differently.

2015, Watershed Year for Animal Rights

 According to many animal advocates, this year had the highest impact for animals, ever. And animal advocacy has had a long history from the early teachings of Buddha and nonviolence to Saint Francis’ doctrines of kindness to all living creatures to current times where the United States alone now counts more than 20,00 animal protection groups.


U.S. Government Finally Ends Research On Chimps, Hooray!

Happy days are here at last for chimpanzees and animal lovers! The U.S. government has announced that it will finally end decades of research conducted on the primates that so closely resemble humans in their genetic makeup and behavior.

When Dad Says You're Playing Too Rough! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Dads tend to have many of the same traits, regardless of species.  So when big brother gets a little rough with little sister... well, enough is enough.

Stop! Thief! The Animal Video Of The Day!!!

Best hold on tight to your valuables when travelling!  These monkeys are quite sly little bandits!

The Weekly Buzz! Mysterious Calls Of The Wild, Snarky Cats, Monkeys In Human Jobs, & More...

Researchers are learning some spooky stuff about animal communication and what the 'calls of the wild' mean. Can you believe that even their zookeepers never heard resident giraffes exchange vocalizations? I'll report why, along with what a certain male monkey doesn't possess if his calls are low and loud, and which house cats have the biggest attitudes.  Plus there's news about ....