Monthly Archives: August 2011

D – Day for baby Lynn!

Dear Friends,   Some of you already know Lynn was transferred from our house to te sanctuary the other day. She had indeed arrived several weeks before and had been kept at our place for 2 main reasons: (1.) our quarantine facilities were too cold (it is still winter here in the Southern hemisphere)  and (2. […]

Lynn ready for transfer !!!

YES! Again great news! Lynn, one of our recent arrivals who has been staying with us at home for several weeks  has been checked by our vet Jean-Claude and is now ready to be introduced! Remember, Lynn was staying at our place because of the  bad weather (it is still winter here!) and because quarantine […]

Lynn, Luna and their friends thank you!

Dearest Friends of J.A.C.K. Many of you responded immediately to our appeal sent last week. As a result, our small sanctuary was donated 1045 USD and 400 EUROS ,  which will allow us the coming weeks to continue giving the best care as well as a safe, caring home to these wonderful creatures … Special pant hoots […]

2 more orphans at J.A.C.K. !

 Dearest Friends of J.A.C.K., Times are indeed extremelly challenging for us these days at J.A.C.K. As you know, the sanctuary has been at maximum capacity with the number of chimps that we can house and with which we can provide adequate care. However, recent events have resulted in 2 new confiscated arrivals at J.A.C.K… Lynn and […]

Back to normal for the nursery group

Dear Friends We are glad all the little orphans of our nursery group have now recovered and that they again can enjoy life all together. A small playground was created while they were sick and it is a real pleasure seeing them running around, playing, developing balance and strength on these new games.[kml_flashembed movie=”http://www.youtube.com/v/7dhySiFeveg” width=”425″ height=”350″ wmode=”transparent” […]

Fondation Brigitte Bardot

Good news for today, dear friends,  J.A.C.K. has been granted funds from an important French organization helping domestic animals but also wildlife all over the world: la Fondation Brigitte Bardot. The main group is now made of 18 individuals aged between 4 and 9 and 4 more young chimpanzees  have to join in and to be […]

Tommy back with Nalia & flu updates

Dear Friends, YES! Tommy finally got better and has joined his friends from the nursery group who have all recovered from the terrible flu outbreak. Of course, most of his friends were happy to see him back, but it was mainly Nalia who showed so much interests in Tommy and who decided to cling to […]