14 Feb '15, 2am

Lonely Circus Monkey Finally Meets His Valentine

Lonely Circus Monkey Finally Meets His Valentine

Animal advocates won a huge victory when Peru banned wild animals from circuses in 2011. Now they are working hard to rescue and rehome dozens of animals who were exploited there for our entertainment. In honor of Valentine’s Day, this week Animal Defenders International (ADI) shared a particularly touching story of a little spider monkey who was saved from a life of suffering and has finally gotten the companionship of another monkey. According to ADI, Pepe spent eight years alone, chained by the neck at a circus in Cusco. His owners also broke off his canine teeth to make him defenseless, which later required a veterinary dentist to be flown in to repair the damage. As Pepe’s new life begins, he’s melting hearts with his introduction to Valerie, another young illegally-trafficked spider monkey who was rescued in January after being used for entertainment in a restaurant....

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/lonely-circus-monkey-finally-...

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