Episode 20: The Primadome – A new Playscape for Chimpanzees

May 4, 2015

Primarily Primates Animal Sanctuary completes construction on another exciting grass bottomed habitat
for chimpanzees at the sanctuary.

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Episode 19: The Story of Bo and the Primadome

August 15, 2013

Primarily Primates is close to erecting a large grass bottomed habitat for chimpanzees at the sanctuary, and young sanctuary supporter, Gracie Chavez, tells the story of Bo and the Primadome.

Episode 18: Enrichment by Brooke Chavez

May 30, 2013

Enrichment Coordinator, Brooke Chavez, creates enriching experiences for the animals at the Primarily Primates animal sanctuary.

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Episode 17: Oliver’s Playscape – A memorial to Oliver

March 22, 2013

In memory of Oliver, Primarily Primates and Project Oliver are hoping to raise funding to build a large enrichment habitat and playscape for several of the chimpanzees at the sanctuary. This grass bottomed habitat will feature a cupola at the top where chimpanzees can view the sanctuary from above the treetops. It will also feature various climbing structures and other elements to give the chimpanzees a more enriching experience. “Sky Tunnels” will allow 2-5 chimpanzee groups to take turns enjoying “Oliver’s Playscape.

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Episode 16: Joseph and the coconuts

February 19, 2013

Primarily Primates animal caregiver, Joseph, brightens the day of many of the chimpanzees at the sanctuary by bringing them one of their favorite treats; coconuts.

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Episode 15: Oliver’s Memorial

July 5, 2012

Oliver’s ashes are scattered by the PPI staff who knew him best. In memory of Oliver, Oliver’s chimpanzee friends enjoy Oliver’s favorite coconut/raspberry sorbet.

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Episode 14: Oliver’s favorite: Coconut Sorbet

June 10, 2012

A week before he passed away, Oliver sat in his patch of grass dining on various fruits and vegetables while his human friends and family kept him company. The feast concluded with his favorite treat that he would get from time to time and always enjoyed; coconut sorbet.

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Episode 12: A Touch Of Green

June 1, 2012

The care staff at Primarily Primates Animal Sanctuary explores new ways
to re-introduce natural elements to Oliver’s current habitat.

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Episode 11: New Residents

June 1, 2012

There are many great projects going on at Primarily Primates Animal sanctuary. Today they welcome two new residents, Calder and Greer.

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Episode 10: Oliver’s Mother’s Day Brunch

May 15, 2012

It’s been a few days, and Oliver has refused to eat anything but grapes. Can the Primarily Primates tempt his appetite with a Mother’s Day brunch?

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