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Mo. Woman Cited in Botched Monkey Sale

A Missouri woman who says she was pepper-sprayed and robbed last fall when she tried to sell a Capuchin monkey in the parking lot of a Grand Junction hotel has been sanctioned by state authorities.

02/24/2014

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Police: Woman’s Monkey Bites 6-Year-Old Boy For Trying To Pet Dog

A southwestern Illinois woman’s dog and monkey apparently are fast friends, so much so that the primate takes umbrage to anyone getting too close to the pooch, authorities say.

06/03/2013

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Newborn Colubus Monkey Ready To Come Out And Play

St. Louis Zoo officials say choosing a name must wait until a gender has been determined.

07/11/2012

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Primate Regulation Isn’t Monkey Business for Missouri Lawmakers

Half of all privately-owned primates in the United States are in Missouri.

02/09/2012

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Zoo Goers Flock to Baby Monkey

He’s the first colobus monkey to be born at the Zoo in 11 years.

06/21/2011

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Monkey Business not Likely to Pass until Next Year

Primate owners urge lawmakers to allow them to keep their monkeys.

03/10/2011

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