fuddyduddy asked in PetsOther - Pets · 1 decade ago

How can I get a chimpanzee as a pet in Puerto Rico?

I always wanted to adopt a chimpanzee but i live in Puerto Rico,how can i do it?Or a monkey or anything related to that,I just always wanted to take care of one,they`re so cute and humanlike!

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  • 1 decade ago
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    are you ready for a full time job? its going to be like having a two year old forever.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Chimps don't want to live with you. You know how strong they are? They belong in the jungle, not somebodies house. They may seem human like, But that does mean your suppose to dress them up and keep him in your room. That chimp can kill the **** out of you if you do something he doesn't like. If that did happen, they would have to take him down. That would be sad. An innocent life wasted because someone thought he was a pet. Plus It's probably illegal.

  • 1 decade ago

    A good friend of mine has a Spider monkey and let me tell you it's a lot of work having one, the shot, the care , the cage, the time , his life evolves around "Spike" the spider monkey....Just as if it were his kid

  • 1 decade ago

    Let them live in the wild. They are not domesticated animals and we cannot expect them to live like they are!

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