Rep. Kirk said, "It is inhumane to cage primates in private homes. Besides the animal cruelty concerns, the interstate movement of pet primates creates serious public health and safety risks. The Captive Primate Safety Act takes important steps to address these concerns."Travis was reported to have lived with a widow, eating lobster and ice cream at the table, wearing human clothes and entertaining himself with a computer and television. Lord knows what else (shudder) he did with his female owner.
So what does this mean for Bobo? We at KAR disagree with the new legislation and hope to place him in a loving home — where Bobo can be Bobo. He has made his choice quite clear, and we heartily agree.