It's Earth Day!
Earth Day is here and we’ll be celebrating in beautiful Manuel Antonio with a variety of activities.
Beach clean-up Quepos/Cocal: Julie - Operation Rich Coast
Beach clean-up Manuel Antonio: Sandy - Operation Rich Coast
Tours of the Asomacao Release Program: Sandy or firstname.lastname@example.org - Amigos de la Ara macao AsoMacao
Tours of Kids Saving the Rainforest - Jennifer Rice - email@example.com
Sloth Education: Sam - The Sloth Institute Costa Rica
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Moncho the capuchin was brought into KSTR because he was kept as a house pet.
He was kept on a short leash and collar, was malnourished and very scared of everything. He very quickly learned (he’s super smart) that we were here to help and he ate some food to put some weight on.
Moncho got some treats like peanuts, nuts or mealworms few times a week like they would forage in the wild and peanuts quickly became his favorite!🥜🐒
It is unethical (and also illegal in Costa Rica) to keep wildlife as pets. They need lots of wild space to forage and have contact with other monkeys of their species.
Capuchins are very social monkeys and need interaction with a troop to live it’s life to the fullest!
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