20 April 2021
This article was released by Mongabay.com and is available to be viewed online: https://news.mongabay.com/2021/04/caring-for-those-just-like-us-qa-with-vet-and-great-ape-advocate-rick-quinn/
Mongabay is a U.S.-based non-profit conservation and environmental science news platform.
Today marks a very special day at the Lwiro Primate Rehabilitation Center (LPRC/ CRPL) in the village of Lwiro, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). ...
"Being a veterinarian is an amazing gift in my life. I always feel very excited and more than happy any time I work with animals, mostly with great apes... and help them have a better and longer life by treating their illnesses..."
"My professional path has been successful and impactful because I had the chance to work with people who not only care about wildlife but also inspire and develop young professionals..."
Docs4GreatApes is committed to improving the health of great ape populations, the communities that surround them, and the ecosystem we share, through education.