We humans labor under the conceit that we are the only animals that grieve and have an impluse to be protective. Similar outcomes as those described above resulted from experiments performed on rats. See our feature The Rate Race by J.D. Galleger.
- Thanks to Turning Points in Compassion for the monkey photograph with its embeded commentary.
- Study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry Vol 121 Dec. 1964. 584-585 Titled “Altruistic” Behaviour in Rhesus Monkeys! Jules H Masserman, M.D.; Stanley Wechkin, PH.D., and William Terris, M.S
- Thanks to PETA United Airlines Will No Longer Fly Monkeys For Use In Lab Experiments; Under Pressure from PETA, United Airlines Bans Shipping Primates to Labratories
On the upside: Monkey Trek: A Rescue … Smile! 🙂 It’s about love …