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VERY BUSY DAYS since some of our residents needed the help of our vet, Dr Jean Claude.

MAYA had a little cyst on her left arm, PASA’s upper right canine was removed (badly infected), AFRICA, MAÏKA, BAPU & ELIA had new implants and, because ELIA has back issues, we did an X-Ray.

We are extremely grateful Dr  Binemo is helping J.A.C.K. orphans. The vet is actually a volunteer at J.A.C.K. and we are lucky to have him!

Also, the vet always comes with 3 assistants; this is a way for J.A.C.K. to spread awareness regarding great apes and the threats they are living daily in the DRC. Also, Noëlle, Elisabeth and ben are being trained to work with chimpanzees!

Before we end we also would like to thank our sponsors who care about the above residents of J.A.C.K. Their monthly sponsorship helps our sanctuary face obstacles like these !

THANK YOU ALL so MUCH for THEM!

Young DIAN knows exactly how to keep her head cool when temperatures are rising

DIAN sait comme faire pour garder la tête froide quand les températures augmentent!—-DIAN knows how to keep her head cool when temperatures are rising_________Lucette Pividal

Posted by Les Amis de JACK / Friends of JACK Chimp Sanctuary on Saturday, 16 June 2018

Lynn is showing how to eat sugar cane: peel, bite, chew and then spit!!!

 

LYNN VOUS MONTRE COMMENT MANGER LA CANNE À SUCRE: éplucher, mordre, mâcher et cracher! C'est tres facile!!——LYNN IS SHOWING YOU HOW TO EAT SUGAR CANE: peel, bite, chew and spit! It is very easy!

Posted by Les Amis de JACK / Friends of JACK Chimp Sanctuary on Friday, 15 June 2018

 

It seems little MATA has a great appetite!

TONGO has been recently sedated and is now enjoying life again with the friends of his group

Last year, thanks to the amazing support of its partners and sponsors, J.A.C.K. launched the so awaited building of its small veterinary clinic.

This year, more has to be done to finish the works : the complete electrical system must be fixed, water pipes must be added, walls painted, windows, tiles  and ceiling installed. Also, the sanctuary would love to purchase the basic equipment for its laboratory, but it all depends on the donations collected/received.

Today, we  can say that some works of Phase 2 have started and that our team of artisans (bricklayer, painter, electrician, plumber & welder) is now back on the building site !

A few days ago, we talked about the contribution of the Columbus Zoo in this project. This time, J.A.C.K. is very happy to announce that the German wildlife organisation,  PRO WILDLIFE,  has again accepted to support our DCR sanctuary!

 

Last year, and thanks to Pro Wildlife’s precious help, (1) young chimpanzee male Doguy had an eye surgery  and (2) funds to cover food supplies were donated too. Our German Friends and their supporters have been of great help – many, many, many thanks again to all for their interest in our action!

As mentioned above, Phase 2 has been launched recently : trenches were dug to put electrical cables, the whole electricity system is being fixed and  walls were coated. No works are on the agenda and we will keep you updated!!!

J.A.C.K. is extremely excited to see the works starting again and is more than impatient to see the final result!

Dear Christine, Sandra and all the team members and donors of Pro Wildlife, thank YOU all so much for your trust and for your wish to provide our rescued furry friends with the best living conditions!

Without YOU, J.A.C.K. wouldn’t be able to give THEM all what THEY need!

Thank YOU for THEM!

KALY – NALIA – LYNN – ROSIE – MATAUne journée ensoleillée.Des chimpanzés en bonne santé et joueursQue demander de plus?—À sunny Sunday.Healthy and playful chimps.What more could we ask for?

Posted by Les Amis de JACK / Friends of JACK Chimp Sanctuary on Sunday, 3 June 2018

EKOLO is getting ready for a good snack!

Friend NALIA is wishing you all a HAPPY SATURDAY!

ELIA is collecting as much food as possible as if she were afraid there won’t be enough food at lunch time…

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