Darwin Monkey

The Custody Battle Is Over

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.30.2014 | Canada Living

TORONTO - The ownership battle over the Ikea monkey, whose antics and plight garnered attention worldwide, has finally ended with his heartbroken "mom...

Ikea Monkey's Mom Gets HUGE Bill

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada

TORONTO - The former owner of the Ikea monkey must pay $83,000 in costs to a primate sanctuary she sued, an Ontario court ordered Friday.Yasmin Nakhud...

This Monkey's Trial Is Coming To An End

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.10.2013 | Canada

OSHAWA, Ont. - The fate of the Ikea monkey is in the hands of an Ontario judge who will weigh, among other issues in the rather unique case, whether h...

Tricked Into Letting Him Go?

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada

OSHAWA, Ont. - A primate sanctuary is no longer alleging that the Ikea monkey was abused by the woman who calls herself his "mom," who wept in court T...

Ikea Monkey Strangled, Hit By Owners: Sanctuary

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - The battle over a Japanese macaque known as the Ikea monkey is heating up, with a primate sanctuary alleging his owners strangled the animal...

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly: How Were Animals Treated In 2012?

The Huffington Post Canada | Maya Hamovitch | Posted 04.09.2013 | Canada Impact

Animals enhance our lives — they're loyal, offer comfort and companionship, and ask for little in return. But they too have needs and wants, and ...

VIDEOS: Ikea Monkey Chilling At Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada

Home videos of Darwin, the famous Ikea monkey, have surfaced on YouTube, according to the Toronto Star. Videos uploaded by YouTube users Yasmin Nak...

Monkey Owner Bracing For A Fight

CP | Will Campbell, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.10.2013 | Canada

TORONTO - The baby monkey found wandering outside a Toronto Ikea store this weekend was so attached to his owner he'd have panic attacks whenever she ...