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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

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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,

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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.

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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.

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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

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PPI’s work is always essential

Posted: July 21, 2020

At press time Primarily Primates was working with the North American Primate Sanctuary Alliance and a fundraising group to rescue three more chimpanzees from a shuttered California sanctuary.

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Sax strikes a pose

Posted: July 21, 2020

We adore these photos of black and white-ruffed lemur Sax because they show off her striking thick fur.

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A message from our executive director

Posted: July 21, 2020

We know COVID-19 has had far-reaching effects on nearly everyone’s lives. We hope everyone in our animal-loving community is healthy and safe. Please know we have been thinking about all of you.

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Remembering Siri

Posted: April 23, 2020

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

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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 […]