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Get to know the gibbons at PPI

Posted: December 29, 2020

Primarily Primates cares for four gibbons: Kimchi, Jose Maria, Junior and Sko-sho.


Thank you, Frost Bank

Posted: November 5, 2020

You’ll hear lots of pant hoots from the chimps at Primarily Primates today because of Frost Bank’s generous donation


Matchmaking at the Sanctuary

Posted: October 22, 2020

Covid-19 may have put matchmaking on hold for humans, but at PPI the last few months have seen some successful introductions,


Giving Day for Apes is Oct. 13th!

Posted: October 7, 2020

We need your support on October 13th’s Great Apes Giving Day 2020 event. We appreciate any donation you can make.


PPI says goodbye to gentle giant Raisin

Posted: August 17, 2020

It is with great sadness we share the news that beloved chimp, Raisin, 47, died on Aug. 15.

She was one of our larger chimps at the sanctuary, a true gentle giant.


Rosemary was an inspiration to us all

Posted: July 27, 2020

It is with heavy hearts that we share the news that Rosemary, 60, our longest living chimp at the sanctuary, died on July 25


Remembering Siri

Posted: April 23, 2020

Today we are mourning the loss of beloved chimpanzee Siri, 47.


Join us for “Tunes with Baboons” on Facebook Live!

Posted: April 3, 2020

Join us for “Tunes with Baboons” on Facebook Live! Join us next Tuesday, April 7th at 11 AM EST for a Facebook Live event you won’t want to miss! We’ll be having a “Tunes with Baboons” party where a sanctuary volunteer will be playing live guitar music to baboons Jack, Janet, Saffron and Olive! Simply […]


Animals and staff safe in Texas

Posted: March 16, 2020

We know that the coronavirus is testing your nerves as it is ours.


Bubba’s Extraordinary Playlist

Posted: March 13, 2020

I love to listen to music, and I love to dance.