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PEN Celebrates First World Bonobo Day!

February 14, 2017 marks the first-ever World Bonobo Day, recognized by a California Senate Resolution, authored by Senator Isadore Hall III. This Valentine’s Day, join us in spreading love and educating the world about bonobos! Bonobos weren’t recognized as a separate species from

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2016 Orangutan Caring Week: Critically Endangered, Critically in Need

The 2016 Orangutan Caring Week’s theme is “Critically Endangered, Critically in Need”, a sad reminder that all orangutans are now critically endangered. From November 13 – 19, we at PEN encourage you to show your support for orangutan conservation, and

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Join PEN in Celebrating Macaques

In honor of the first-ever International Macaque Day this month on March 16th, PEN wanted to share some fun activities that primate conservation educators can use in teaching communities about our macaque friends. All of these materials can be found

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PEN Parties for the Planet at the Oakland Zoo!

PEN was thrilled to participate in the Oakland Zoo’s Party for the Planet Earth Day event!  At our kid’s table, we hosted a variety of educational activities, including primate crayon cups, drawing templates, coloring pages and masks, photo props, selfie

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10 Ideas & Activities For Earth Day!

This month, we invite you to celebrate Earth Day with PEN! We have compiled a list of 10 ideas and activities that we hope you will find useful in your education efforts. What is Earth Day? Earth Day is coordinated by

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Celebrate Orangutan Caring Week with PEN!

Happy Orangutan Caring Week, fellow educators!  In honor of this international event, PEN uploaded 10 new orangutan education materials to our Resource Library.  In addition, we wanted to share a few fun ideas and resources that you can use in your

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Introducing PEN 2.0! New Tools. New Resources. New Website.

Dear friends, I am excited to officially announce the launch of PEN 2.0, our new and improved website! We developed this engaging site to equip you with the latest tools and resources in primate education. Over 25 new materials have

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Wild Futures: Rescuing, Campaigning, and Educating

PEN is delighted to feature and congratulate Wild Futures on celebrating their 50th anniversary!  Special thanks to Paul Reynolds for this blog submission. Wild Futures is a UK charity founded upon almost five decades of experience as a leader in the

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