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Barbary Macaque as Pet: Living with Barbary Macaques and the Unique Experience of Keeping Them as Pets

Hunter Davis

Often referred to as Barbary apes or Barbary monkeys, Barbary macaques are amazing primates that are indigenous to North Africa's hilly terrain. For millennia, people have been fascinated by Barbary macaques due to their remarkable appearance, social behavior, and intelligence. In recent years, some people have been lured to the idea of keeping Barbary macaques as pets, intrigued by the promise of developing a strong bond with these extraordinary animals. But keeping a Barbary macaque as a pet is a decision that should not be made hastily. These primates have complex physical, social, and emotional demands that must be properly addressed in captivity to maintain their well-being. Furthermore, there are regional variations in the ethics and legality of owning Barbary macaques as pets, and many areas have stringent laws governing this practice. We shall examine the nuances of owning Barbary macaques as pets in this extensive tutorial. We will explore every facet of responsible macaque ownership, from comprehending their natural behavior and habitat needs to offering appropriate food, care, and enrichment. Future and present owners of Barbary macaques can have a fulfilling journey of friendship while supporting the welfare of these amazing animals by learning about the special requirements and difficulties of caring for these amazing animals.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • Publish Date: Apr 8th, 2024
  • Pages: 102
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.21in - 0.32lb
  • EAN: 9798322286585
  • Categories: Animals - Primates

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