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Chimp Haven, Keithville

4.5
#56 of 66 in Wildlife in Louisiana
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Chimp Haven, the National Chimpanzee Sanctuary, is a non-profit facility in the U.S. providing a home for chimpanzees retired from laboratory research, formerly kept as pets, and used in entertainment. The 200-acre (81 ha) sanctuary is located in Eddie D. Jones Nature Park in Keithville, Louisiana, approximately 22 miles (35 km) southwest of Shreveport.
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  • Please take the opportunity to visit and donate to their incredibly worthy cause of providing a retirement home to chimpanzees who are being processed out of federal biomedical research labs where...  more »
  • We went to the October Discovery Day. They only have them during the less-hot months because there is no shade by the habitats. You aren't able to get very close to the chimps, but can observe them...  more »
  • Seems like the housing area is off limits to visitors and only about 40 out of the 200 + chimps were allowed out for viewing. Visit is pretty well confined to the moat frontage. The staff was...  more »

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