Gibbons are members of the lesser apes. They differ from great apes (chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans and humans) in their smaller size, being pair-bonded, not making nests, and in [...]

Hamadryas Baboon

These Egyptian beauties, Cleo, Pharaoh, Isis and Akana, boast mischievous personalities that are on display for all guests to enjoy. Hamadryas baboon is considered an old world [...]


Lemurs are a special group of primates found only on Madagascar. Madagascar is an island off the coast of Africa, the climate of Madagascar is tropical, with a [...]


The Common Marmoset, or Cotton Eared Marmoset, lives primarily in the tropical forests of Brazil, and only reaches between 7 and 8 inches in height, and a hefty [...]


Orangutans are the largest arboreal great ape and are found in the trees on only two islands of Indonesia, Borneo and Sumatra. Their average life span in captivity [...]

Squirrel Monkeys

Squirrel Monkeys live in the tropical forests of Central and South America. Their range extends from Costa Rica through central Brazil and Bolivia. Their diet consists of vegetables, [...]

White-faced Capuchins

White-faced Capuchins are small primates that are found in the forests of Central and South America. They are troop animals meaning that they live in groups of twenty [...]