Inspired By Orphans, The Passionate Art of Saving Primates

Inspired By Orphans, The Passionate Art of Saving Primates

Ape Action Africa in Cameroon is a sanctuary for rescued primates. Some have been rescued from the illegal pet trade, many from a fate as bushmeat still others were too young and small to be of value as either and were left to die in the bush were their mothers and sometimes families were killed.

Two of these infant primates, first a lowland gorilla and later a mustached guenon, were brought to tApe Action Africa, their arrival changed the life trajectory of two amazing women. Meet Rachel Hogan, director of Ape Action Africa and Robin Huffman, fine artist.

Sometimes it takes a whole world to create a village - or a sanctuary.

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