Special Report:

Appendix B

Primates by the numbers



Appendix B
Companies Importing >100 Nonhuman Primates in 2010
COMPANY NHPs NUMBER
Covance Research Products, Inc. Long-Tailed Macques
Rhesus Macaques
Total
7,802
456
8,258
Charles River Laboratories (All Sites) Long-Tailed Macques
Rhesus Macaques
Total
5,963
60
6,023
SNBL USA, Ltd. Long-Tailed Macques
Rhesus Macaques
Total
2,620
107
2,727
Worldwide Primates, Inc. Long-Tailed Macques
Rhesus Macaques
Common Squirrel Monkeys
Green/Vervet Monkeys
Tufted Capuchins
Total
761
526
40
28
11
1,366
Primate Products, Inc. Long-Tailed Macques
Total
825
825
Harlan Laboratories, Inc. Long-Tailed Macques
Rhesus Macaques
Total
420
230
650
Buckshire Corporation Long-Tailed Macques
Rhesus Macaques
Total
360
97
457
Valley Biosystems, Inc. Long-Tailed Macques
Rhesus Macaques
Total
252
72
324
Shared Enterprises Long-Tailed Macques
Rhesus Macaques
Total
60
190
250
Data include nonhuman primates imported mainly for biomedical research, but also include those imported for zoos/entertainment.
Source: United States Fish and Wildlife Services Law Enforcment Management Information System (LEMIS) data obtained by AAVS through several Freedom of Information Act requests.
 


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