Celebrating Monkey Day
December 14 is an unofficial international holiday for celebrating Monkey Day. Worldwide, this day is enjoyed by acting like monkeys, attending costume parties, creating art, music, competitions, and just generally encouraging monkey business.
But on a more serious note, celebrating Monkey Day is an opportunity to raise awareness of the theory of evolution, medical research and animal rights. Monkey Day not only celebrates monkeys, though. It’s also a day to focus on other non-human primates such as apes, tarsiers, and lemurs.
It is sometimes known as “World Monkey Day.” It has no religious affiliations.
My way of celebrating Monkey Day is to share with you different articles I wrote about these primates. Enjoy.
Now, if you will excuse me, I will continue celebrating Monkey Day by having a rather large bowl of Ben & Jerry’s Chunky Monkey ice cream. Mmmm. Ciao for now!
A QUESTION FOR YOU:
Do you a passion for primates?
Would you ever work with them, if you could?
* Leave a comment below and remember to share. *
It’s just sexy!
As always, thank you for taking the time to visit my blog!
♥ PEACE ♥
Disclosure: Animal Bliss is an All FUR One affiliate and will earn a (very small) commission from purchases made through links on this website.
(Coffee money – thank you!)
Latest posts by Jeanne Melanson (see all)
- Fascinating Facts About Reptiles – Reptile Awareness Day - October 21, 2018
- Preparing for a Road Trip with Your Dog - September 16, 2018
- 8 Interesting Facts About the Wild Rhinoceros - September 9, 2018