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CSNW_LOGO_HORIZ_webChimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest provides lifetime quality care for formerly abused and exploited chimpanzees while advocating for great apes.  We envision a world where chimpanzees are allowed to be, simply, chimpanzees.  Meet the Cle Elum Seven chimpanzees at the sanctuary through our blog – we guarantee you will fall in love.

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Maine State Society for the Protection of Animals of Maine is Accredited by the Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries

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August 4, 2017 (South Windham, ME) – The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing … Continue reading »

The Horse Shelter of New Mexico is Accredited by the Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries

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August 3, 2017 (Cerrillos, NM) – The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing standards … Continue reading »

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