Monthly Archives: August 2013

The babies love playing outside together

Great news from our baby group: over the last few months we have gradually integrated all our youngest chimps into one group of nine. They are now happily playing outside together, swinging from the ropes and enjoying each others company. All of them have been taken from their mothers at very young ages, so it […]

A difficult period for Tacugama

Sad news is always more difficult to write about, and the last few months have not been easy at Tacugama. The disease that has caused deaths in previous years has returned with a vengeance this dry season. In the past it was felt EMCV, a virus (see previous posts), was the most likely culprit, but […]