Category Archives: Sanctuary

Taking Care of Business (Or, Tatu is a good friend!)

When I went to greet the chimpanzees this morning they were both outside. Loulis was lying down on the cement steps but after a moment he bronx cheered to get my attention and initiated a rowdy game of chase. Then … Continue reading

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FRIEND

Anna is an old friend of Tatu and Loulis’s. After she graduated from CWU she interned at the Portland Zoo and now is working at a beautiful chimpanzee sanctuary in Canada called the Fauna Foundation. Whenever she visits Ellensburg she … Continue reading

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Stay Inside the Lines

Tatu and I were drawing. I had a piece of pink construction paper that I drew several shapes on with different color crayons. I passed the paper to Tatu and signed YOU DRAW. Tatu took her crayon and quickly filled … Continue reading

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Asher meets Tatu and Loulis

Asher was only two weeks old when he was first introduced to Tatu and Loulis. Asher and I visit Tatu and Loulis a couple of times a week. The last time I brought Asher in for a visit Tatu looked … Continue reading

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Legends of the Hidden Temple

Written by Kaeley Sullins Those of you who grew up in the 90’s will appreciate our Legends of the Hidden Temple day! The prize you ask? A forage of nuts and dried fruit! Yum!

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Black Cape Day!

Written by Kaeley Sullins I was working on a batch of laundry when I came across some new enrichment….TWO black capes! I knew Tatu and Loulis would love them! I brought one out for Tatu to wear and wore the … Continue reading

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FRUIT

Tatu was in an artist mood last month. She titled this piece FRUIT. To support the care of Tatu and Loulis you can purchase an art print at: http://www.friendsofwashoe.org/shop/art_prints.html

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