Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers for the Disabled
Established in 1979, Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers for the Disabled is the only non-profit organization in the world that raises and trains capuchin monkeys to provide daily, in-home assistance to people living with spinal cord injury or other mobility impairments.Helping Hands builds lasting...
Animal welfare considerations in primate rehabilitation: an assessment of three vervet monkey (Chlorocebus aethiops) releases in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa
| Contributor(s):: Guy, A. J., Stone, O. M. L., Curnoe, D.
Artificial colour treatment mediates aggression among unfamiliar vervet monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops): a model for introducing primates with colourful sexual skin
| Contributor(s):: Gerald, M. S., Weiss, A., Ayala, J. E.
Cognitive bias in a non-human primate: husbandry procedures influence cognitive indicators of psychological well-being in captive rhesus macaques
| Contributor(s):: Bethell, E. J., Holmes, A., MacLarnon, A., Semple, S.
Food distribution effects on the behaviour of captive common marmosets, Callithrix jacchus
| Contributor(s):: Bjone, S. J., Price, I. R., McGreevy, P. D.
The training of cynomolgus monkeys and how the human/animal relationship improves with environmental and mental enrichment
| Contributor(s):: Heath, M.
Capuchin monkeys display affiliation toward humans who imitate them
| Contributor(s):: Paukner, Annika, Suomi, Stephen J., Visalberghi, Elisabetta, Ferrari, Pier F.
External characteristics and associated developmental changes in two species of Sulawesi macaques, Macaca tonkeana and M. hecki, with special reference to hybrids and the borderland between the species
| Contributor(s):: Watanabe, Kunio, Lapasere, Harun, Tantu, Ramli
Social enrichment of the environment with infants for singly caged adult rhesus monkeys
| Contributor(s):: Reinhardt, Viktor, Houser, W. Dan, Eisele, Stephen G., Champoux, Maribeth
The evolution of imitation: what do the capacities of non-human animals tell us about the mechanisms of imitation? (Special Issue: Evolution, development and intentional control of imitation.)
| Contributor(s):: Huber, L., Range, F., Voelkl, B., Szucsich, A., Viranyi, Z., Miklosi, A.
In this paper, we review reports and present new empirical data from studies with marmosets and dogs that address the correspondence problem of imitation research. We focus on the question of how it is possible to transform visual information into matching motor acts. Here, the important issue is...
Spider monkeys (Ateles geoffroyi) and capuchin monkeys (Cebus apella) follow gaze around barriers: Evidence for perspective taking?
| Contributor(s):: Amici, Federica, Aureli, Filippo, Visalberghi, Elisabetta, Call, Josep
Sex differences in rhesus monkey toy preferences parallel those of children
| Contributor(s):: Hassett, Janice M., Siebert, Erin R., Wallen, Kim
Social behavior of black-handed spider monkeys (Ateles geoffroyi) reared as home pets
| Contributor(s):: Anaya-Huertas, C., Mondragón-Ceballos, R.
The monkey as a psychological subject
| Contributor(s):: Harlow, Harry F.
Contact with human facilities appears to enhance technical skills in wild vervet monkeys (Chlorocebus aethiops)
| Contributor(s):: van de Waal, Erica, Bshary, Redouan
Cross-modal representation of human caretakers in squirrel monkeys
| Contributor(s):: Adachi, I., Fujita, K.
Facial expressions modulate the ontogenetic trajectory of gaze-following among monkeys
| Contributor(s):: Teufel, Christoph, Gutmann, Anke, Pirow, Ralph, Fischer, Julia
How the brain laughs: Comparative evidence from behavioural, electrophysiological and neuroimaging studies in human and monkey
| Contributor(s):: Meyer, Martin, Baumann, Simon, Wildgruber, Dirk, Alter, Kai
Primate models in serotonin transporter research
| Contributor(s):: Herman, Khalisa N., Winslow, James T., Suomi, Stephen J.
A comparison of cell-mediated immune responses in rhesus macaques housed singly, in pairs, or in groups
| Contributor(s):: Schapiro, S. J., Nehete, P. N., Perlman, J. E., Sastry, K. J.
A variety of psychosocial factors have been shown to influence immunological responses in laboratory primates. The present investigation examined the effects of social housing condition on cell-mediated immune responses, comparing rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) in three housing conditions...