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Nov 24, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
As the U.S. government retires its research chimpanzees, the spotlight falls on other animals still in labs that are sentient beings, according to new studies.
Nov 19, 2015 02:25 PM ET // AFP
The remaining 50 chimps in federal custody will be sent to a sanctuary for retirement.
Nov 12, 2015 03:05 PM ET // AFP
A group of smuggled apes were repatriated, five years after the majority of them were discovered abandoned by the side of the road.
Nov 10, 2015 04:10 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
Rampant wildfires in Indonesia are destroying many of the world's few remaining natural habitats for endangered orangutans.
Oct 20, 2015 09:33 AM ET // AFP
During Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Britain, the second in line to the throne records a message for a popular Chinese television show.
Oct 16, 2015 10:05 AM ET // AFP
The educational event is condemned as a 'macabre spectacle' by animal rights groups but given a thumbs-up by many Danes.
Oct 2, 2015 09:26 AM ET // AFP
A Brazilian nature reserve has agreed to take an orangutan who shot to fame when a court ruled she was a 'non-human' being unlawfully held at a zoo.
Aug 26, 2015 10:00 AM ET // AFP
More than two tons of ivory were crushed, in a country renowned for being a hub for illegal tusks.
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