What You Need To Know About Owning A Monkey, Chimp, Or Apes (Capuchin, Apes, Etc

Primates have unique needs and require a large amount of care and attention. Review some quick points about owning capuchins, chimpanzees, and more. Take a look at some significant considerations before bringing home a primate from different habitats. The cost of a primavera is expensive. It is a smaller monkey like a capuchin (about $7,000) or a great apes like a chimpanzee (about £70,000). Monkeys and apes need a varied, fresh diet, and several hours of daily enrichment. The capuchin is a New World monkey that often appears in television or movies. These long-lived monkeys are highly intelligent, mischievous, and territorial. They never learn to use the toilet and need to have a diaper for their whole life span. Although people have kept chimpanzees as pets, it is not recommended. Tamarins are tiny New World monkeys that weigh less than a pound. They live about 15 years in the wild. Despite their small mouth, they still give nasty scratches. They need a very secure cage with small bar spacing. If not, they will escape. Guenon monkeys are high maintenance and need a lot of space and hanging branches. . . .

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