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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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Swan Center Outreach of Colorado is Accredited by Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries

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April 14, 2015 (Silverthorne, CO) The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing standards for … Continue reading »

Peaceful Ridge Rescue of Florida is Accredited by Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries

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March 30, 2015 (Davie, FL) The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing standards for … Continue reading »

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