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Gardaí seize guns, drugs and George the monkey during gangland searches in Dublin
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Gardaí seize guns, drugs and George the monkey during gangland searches in Dublin

Updated Apr 5th 2019, 5:10 PM 39,435 Views 61 Comments

The raids were carried out this morning.

Ice pops and mud baths: Keeping Dublin Zoo's residents cool in the heatwave
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Ice pops and mud baths: Keeping Dublin Zoo's residents cool in the heatwave

Jun 30th 2018, 3:00 PM 17,672 Views 20 Comments

Lounging by the pool is an activity all mammals seem to enjoy.

In Malaysia you can send your macaque to a school where it learns how to pick fruit
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In Malaysia you can send your macaque to a school where it learns how to pick fruit

Apr 8th 2018, 12:00 PM 7,392 Views 7 Comments

For a small fee people across the country send their macaques to the famed school.

Scores of monkeys are wrongly being killed in Rio in a yellow fever panic
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Scores of monkeys are wrongly being killed in Rio in a yellow fever panic

Feb 17th 2018, 8:00 AM 5,747 Views 0 Comments

Mosquitoes are actually, in fact, those who transmit the yellow fever virus, not monkeys.

Volkswagen suspends lobbyist after reports researchers made monkeys inhale diesel fumes
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Volkswagen suspends lobbyist after reports researchers made monkeys inhale diesel fumes

Jan 30th 2018, 1:36 PM 16,974 Views 47 Comments

The monkeys were watching cartoons at the time.

Paris zoo reopens after 50 escaped baboons found
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Paris zoo reopens after 50 escaped baboons found

Jan 27th 2018, 4:45 PM 15,572 Views 31 Comments

The breakout was first noticed by a zoo worker, who saw the animals gathering in a service corridor.

Using monkeys and apes in film and TV is 'misleading' millions of viewers
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Using monkeys and apes in film and TV is 'misleading' millions of viewers

Jan 21st 2018, 12:00 PM 19,944 Views 27 Comments

A third of people surveyed think that chimpanzees are not endangered because they star in films and TV shows often.

British photographer wins court battle over monkey selfie
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British photographer wins court battle over monkey selfie

Sep 12th 2017, 9:43 PM 36,696 Views 48 Comments

Peta had argued that the monkey called Naruto owned the copyright to the photo.

'Where does it end?': Selfie-taking monkey at centre of copyright lawsuit
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'Where does it end?': Selfie-taking monkey at centre of copyright lawsuit

Jul 12th 2017, 10:50 PM 26,712 Views 46 Comments

Pictures taken by the monkey ended up in a wildlife book.

Elderly monk on the run as Thai police investigate multi-million euro scam
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Elderly monk on the run as Thai police investigate multi-million euro scam

Feb 17th 2017, 6:59 AM 14,925 Views 12 Comments

Police found a 1.5 kilometre tunnel, split into two routes, dug under the UFO-like temple that dominates the site.

Preparations underway to try contraceptive gel on men after it worked with monkeys
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Preparations underway to try contraceptive gel on men after it worked with monkeys

Feb 12th 2017, 5:00 PM 25,900 Views 61 Comments

The gel has proven effective in rabbits and now also in rhesus monkeys – more closely related and anatomically similar to humans.

Research reveals 'highly unusual' behaviour of male monkey trying to have sex with female deer
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Research reveals 'highly unusual' behaviour of male monkey trying to have sex with female deer

Jan 11th 2017, 8:28 AM 30,858 Views 49 Comments

The study is only the second on the phenomenon of inter-species sex.

How one rescued chimp inspired an entire 100-acre sanctuary
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How one rescued chimp inspired an entire 100-acre sanctuary

May 21st 2016, 8:30 AM 10,522 Views 4 Comments

The story of Bruno is more than just a tale of man rescues chimp. It changed the way people think about conservation in a country blighted by poor development.

Don't fly your drone near chimps, or bad things will happen
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Don't fly your drone near chimps, or bad things will happen

Apr 14th 2015, 8:45 PM 2,743 Views 1 Comment

Primates not putting up with your sh*t – this chimp.

These male monkeys like hanging out with the lads
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These male monkeys like hanging out with the lads

Apr 4th 2015, 3:00 PM 9,976 Views 24 Comments

Scientists have observed the behaviour in the rhesus macaque species.

Two monkeys have escaped from Belfast Zoo and are running wild
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Two monkeys have escaped from Belfast Zoo and are running wild

Mar 25th 2015, 5:21 PM 2,409 Views 0 Comments

We still don’t know how they broke out.

Woman tries to take a selfie with a monkey, fails spectacularly
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Woman tries to take a selfie with a monkey, fails spectacularly

Dec 14th 2014, 7:00 PM 4,013 Views 2 Comments

As expected.

Ah nothing, just a little monkey having a shower in a sink
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Ah nothing, just a little monkey having a shower in a sink

Oct 10th 2014, 7:30 PM 4,405 Views 1 Comment

Water charges or no, she’s getting clean.

Staff at this Roscommon hotel are taking VERY good care of this lost teddy
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Staff at this Roscommon hotel are taking VERY good care of this lost teddy

Aug 20th 2014, 8:08 AM 4,306 Views 2 Comments

Can we be left behind here, please?

India hires men dressed as monkeys to scare off real monkeys
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India hires men dressed as monkeys to scare off real monkeys

Jul 31st 2014, 5:37 PM 8,501 Views 31 Comments

“Very talented” monkey impersonators are being paid to scare marauding monkeys from buildings in Delhi.

Dublin Zoo celebrates arrival of (very cute) baby Goeldi's monkey
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Dublin Zoo celebrates arrival of (very cute) baby Goeldi's monkey

Jun 24th 2014, 6:45 AM 8,695 Views 3 Comments

The tiny monkey has been keeping so close to its mother that zookeepers don’t know yet if it is male or female.

Watch as a male tamarin at Dublin Zoo adopts marmoset babies
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Watch as a male tamarin at Dublin Zoo adopts marmoset babies

May 15th 2014, 7:22 PM 12,661 Views 5 Comments

The emotions. So many emotions.

Four out of five stolen monkeys returned to Blackpool Zoo
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Four out of five stolen monkeys returned to Blackpool Zoo

May 3rd 2014, 1:58 PM 9,294 Views 18 Comments

Unfortunately, the youngest tamarin was not found.

Chat show host teases monkey and gets a slap in return
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Chat show host teases monkey and gets a slap in return

Apr 26th 2014, 4:42 PM 3,317 Views 2 Comments

Just give the monkey the damn grapes.

Our chimps are NOT on the pill, say Dublin Zoo
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Our chimps are NOT on the pill, say Dublin Zoo

Feb 12th 2014, 9:49 AM 14,973 Views 28 Comments

The zoo has denied reports that female chimps were using contraceptives.

One year on, we remember the IKEA monkey
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One year on, we remember the IKEA monkey

Dec 10th 2013, 1:43 PM 2,847 Views 0 Comments

Where is Darwin now? Has he grown out of his little coat?

Baboon fondles reporter on live TV, is delighted with himself
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Baboon fondles reporter on live TV, is delighted with himself

Sep 25th 2013, 7:30 PM 2,375 Views 0 Comments

He’s some cheek.

The mystery of the traumatised baboons at a Dutch zoo
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The mystery of the traumatised baboons at a Dutch zoo

Aug 2nd 2013, 12:47 PM 18,367 Views 39 Comments

“They became panicked at the end of the day on Monday, they were hysterical, not jumping around but behaving strangely”.

VIDEO:  Orangutan rips t-shirt off tourist...
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VIDEO: Orangutan rips t-shirt off tourist...

Apr 18th 2013, 9:13 AM 1,828 Views 0 Comments

…and wears it on his head.

US Army's Tojo the Monkey gets his own statue in Cork
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US Army's Tojo the Monkey gets his own statue in Cork

Apr 7th 2013, 5:29 PM 21,254 Views 30 Comments

Have you heard the one about the flying fortress and the monkey?

Iran's space monkey doesn't look happy
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Iran's space monkey doesn't look happy

Jan 28th 2013, 5:55 PM 15,372 Views 101 Comments

This little guy is the Yuri Gagarin of Iran’s monkeys. He looks pretty unhappy about that, though.

Monkey found at Ikea... wearing nice warm coat and nappy
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Monkey found at Ikea... wearing nice warm coat and nappy

Dec 10th 2012, 11:52 AM 29,292 Views 20 Comments

It was described as a “smart monkey”.

It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of macaques from around the world
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It's Friday, so here's a slideshow of macaques from around the world

Nov 23rd 2012, 3:00 PM 6,896 Views 8 Comments

It feels like Fridays were made for ‘ooohing’ and ‘aaahing’ over cute macaques and their antics.

Man caught trying to board plane with monkey in his pants
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Man caught trying to board plane with monkey in his pants

Sep 10th 2012, 1:17 PM 15,036 Views 33 Comments

Ouch.

No humps for Fergie at Oxegen as band labels own song "rubbish"
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No humps for Fergie at Oxegen as band labels own song "rubbish"

Jul 4th 2011, 6:19 PM 930 Views 2 Comments

Black Eyed Peas ditch “most annoying song of all time” from their Oxegen play list.

Escaped chimp attacks US police car (video)
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Escaped chimp attacks US police car (video)

Oct 20th 2010, 2:52 PM 403 Views 0 Comments

Three-hundred-pound animal smashed cop’s windscreen after climbing onto the bonnet.