NEAVS President Theodora Capaldo said: "We are greatly relieved to know that Arthur and Phoenix are now in one of the finest sanctuaries in the country.
Weber had agreed to transfer ownership of Arthur and Phoenix to NEAVS so that NEAVS could permanently place them in an appropriate sanctuary dedicated exclusively to the care and well being of chimpanzees.
As an organization whose mission is to move the world toward limitless compassion, NEAVS
wishes to provide some of these much needed items on behalf of our thousands of caring supporters," Capaldo said.
and its affiliate, the Ethical Science and Education Coalition (ESEC), have sent copies of Beyond Dissection, a catalog of over 400 alternatives to dissection, and a demonstration disc of Digital Frog2, an interactive CD-ROM dissection simulation program, to the high school.
In the past 10 years, NEAVS
has allocated an estimated $1.