SAVING THE CHIMPANZEES- Our Endangered Relatives


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Mon, 08/24/2015 - 11:30am to 12:00pm
Dr. Sheri Speede & chimps
Dr Sheri Speede talks about her chimpanzee sanctuary in Cameroon and her attempts to protect them..

Host Dab Steadman interviews Sheri Speede,  Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and  founder and director of the Sanaga-Yong Rescue Center for Chimpanzees in Cameroon, West Africa.  She is the author of a memoir of the founding of the Chimp Center called  "Kindred Beings- What Seventy-three Chimpanzees Taught Me About Life,Love and Connection".She is currently the head of In Defense of Animals- Africa and still directs the Chimpanzee Rescue Center where  72 chimps happily reside. She shares her time between Cameroon and Portland, OR.    Contact info:    email:    #(971)544-7772   fundraiser: Sept. 12th,  5:30-10pm at University Club

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