Sanctuary Safari

Animal Care Expert of the Month

September 2017

Congratulations Shelly Ladd!

 Jungle Friends Primate Sanctuary, Gainesville, Florida

Shelly's been taking care of special needs monkeys for over 40 years. She arrived from Los Angeles to Jungle Friends with her beloved brown face Capuchin, Murphy Brown, over ten years ago. Shelly is responsible for the feeding and medical care of 300+ monkeys. Her dedication and compassion for the monkeys, and her loving guidance of her fellow animal experts inspires respect and admiration from all humans and monkeys around her.


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