Born Free Foundation - Keep Wildlife in the Wild


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Our closest living relatives, great apes have always fascinated humans.  Apes communicate with complex sounds and gestures, feel emotions, live in intricate family groups, and can create and use tools.   But apes are under threat.  Their forest homes are destroyed by logging companies, which open up habitats to poachers.  Poachers sell baby apes as pets, or kill them for ‘bushmeat’ or for tourist ‘curios’. 

Primate News

Celebrate Great Apes

Great apes (gorillas, orangutans, chimpanzees and the bonobos) are facing an uncertain future....

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The latest life-saving rescues undertaken by the Born Free funded Zambia Primate Project.

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Adopt the gorillas

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Born Free Foundation
Broadlands Business Campus, Langhurstwood Road
, Horsham, RH12 4QP, UK - Charity Reg. No. 1070906

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