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What a Week!

Sarah Baeckler Davis

Hello from the Project Chimps team! We’ve been overwhelmed by the outpouring of interest and support following our public launch on Tuesday. The sanctuary site is a flurry of activity as we prepare to welcome our first group of residents later in June. We can’t wait! Stay tuned here and on social media (links above) to […]

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Project Chimps and UL Lafayette Announce Plans to Transfer 220 Retired Chimpanzees

Sarah Baeckler Davis

Project Chimps, in partnership with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, announced an agreement to relocate 220 retired research chimpanzees to its new sanctuary in northern Georgia. Project Chimps, a nonprofit organization, and the University’s New Iberia Research Center began negotiating the agreement more than two years ago to resettle the largest population of chimpanzees […]

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