For chimpanzees, true happiness is found most often in moments of anticipation. I love watching them play as they wait in expectation of a good meal or an exciting treat.
Watch what five years of sanctuary means to seven chimpanzees.
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It's the season of giving!! Like most non-profits, a large portion of our donations come at the end of the year. Help end 2016 strong so we can begin 2017 even stronger, when we hope to begin construction to expand the sanctuary.
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Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest (CSNW) is currently home to seven chimpanzees released from biomedical research. This group, the Cle Elum Seven, arrived at the sanctuary on June 13, 2008
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Eyes on Apes, a program of Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest, provides tools to empower individuals to create change for captive and free-living apes in need.
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