Tagged: costarica


Attacked by a jealous monkey

This is the story of how I came to be bitten by a jealous lady-monkey and survived to tell the tale. In the interest of full disclosure, I also experienced a nightmare-come-true whilst volunteering...


Monkey School

Most of my time at the Jaguar Rescue Centre was spent looking after, napping with, attempting to discipline, comforting and playing with monkeys. Each day at the rescue centre the monkeys are taken to...

Costa Rica – A Wildlife Contradiction? 1

Costa Rica – A Wildlife Contradiction?

After only a couple of weeks in Costa Rica our wildlife viewing stats have gone through the roof! Everywhere we look, there are sloths, monkeys, parrots, caimans, Jesus-Christ lizards and much much more. Indeed,...