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Our service monkeys are provided at no cost to our recipients.

Our Monkey Helpers

Helping Hands service monkeys are special. They are highly trained and uniquely able to perform tasks that no other service animal can do. They are also playful and entertaining, and love to give and receive affection and companionship. Enjoy reading about some of our current students at The Monkey College.

Bernice

Favorite treat: Hummus
Favorite toy: Mirrors

Mikey

Favorite treat: Walnuts
Favorite toy: ANYTHING with mirrors

Rudy

Favorite treat: Peanut butter, oatmeal, and crushed walnuts
Favorite toy: Stuffed animals

Cricket

Favorite treat: Peanut butter
Best Friends: Mandy, Heidi, and Annie

Tucker

Favorite treat: Chow and oatmeal
Best Friend: Daisy

Nemo

Favorite task: Sun
Bedtime Habit: Loves warm blankets fresh from the dryer

Sadie

Favorite treat: Oatmeal
Bathtime routine: Sadie LOVES her baths - she will soak until the water turns cold

Gwen

Favorite treat: Peanut Butter
Favorite toy: Mirrors

Judge

Best friends: Gordy, Ashley, Charlie
Favorite treat: Walnuts in the shell

Lisa

Favorite toy: A toy cell phones with lots of buttons
Best friend: Mikey

Heidi

Favorite task: Bucket - throwing an item into the trash
Favorite toy: An orange stuffed Hamster
Favorite treat: Peanut butter
Most entertaining behavior: She takes her favorite toy to bed with her and gently grooms it every night

Mandy

Favorite treat: She doesn't have a favorite - she loves them all!
Favorite Task: Pushing buttons
Most entertaining behavior: Bouncing on the ball and laughing in the playroom - Visit our Facebook page to see a video!
Best Friend: Heidi