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Katy Perry Fires Back At PETA's Counter-Roar With American Humane Association Letter!

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We previously mentioned that PETA wasn't too happy with Katy Perry's animal filled music video.

She recently dropped the video for her new song Roar and in it, and there are several animal actors.

PETA's Merrilee Burke was upset, saying things like:

"What you may not know — as most people do not — is that animals used for entertainment in film and television endure horrific cruelty and suffer from extreme confinement and violent training methods."

But as we already knew, Katy is a HUGE animal lover and so of course she wouldn't do anything to endanger or overly stress an animal!

So she fired back in a letter from the American Humane Association, saying:

Capuchin Monkey Spotted In Hair And Makeup Before TODAY Show

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Awww! Look at the silly monkey!

A little capuchin monkey named Wilson was hanging out in his owner's lap, looking around curiously.

There must've been so much going on because the little guy was in hair and make up.

What was a monkey doing getting his hair did, you ask??

He was getting ready to be on the TODAY show!!

We wonder what he was going to do on the show… maybe bang cymbals together? Or sit on people's shoulders and have his photo taken??

We hope there was no poo flinging! Ew! Major grossness!

Either way, he's so super cute U should totes check out the Vine above!

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Gwen Stefani And Family Visit An Amazing Zoo!

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Gwen Stefani is one awesome parent!

The No Doubt singer and Gavin Rossdale brought their two boys Kingston and Zuma along for an amazing safari ride on Wednesday in London!

The four of them got up close and personal with a rhino while driving through the Woburn safari park, and then had their jeep serve as a bed for a monkey later on!!!

We would have loved to have been there to see these cute kiddies' reactions to all of the wondrous nature stuff happening all around them.

We bet, like us, they were loving it!

Check out more pictures way down (below) !!!

[Image via Ramey Pix.]

Dublin Zoo Welcomes Two White Crowned Mangabey Babies

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White Crowned Mangabey Babies

There must be something in the water at Dublin Zoo because their monkey family just grew by two!

Two White Crowned Mangabey monkeys, a male and a female, were born only two weeks apart, several weeks ago.

The male, Jomoro, and the female, Awiane, were both fathered by the same dominant male, Danzo.

Team leader of the African Plains exhibit at the zoo said:

"We're delighted with the arrival of two Mangabeys which brings the Dublin Zoo troop of these elegant monkeys up to eight. Jomoro and Awiane are thriving and get on very well as brother and sister. It’s a joy to watch them being playful together."

That's so great!!

White Crowned Mangabeys are endangered in the wild and aren't doing well, their numbers constantly decreasing.

So the breeding program at Dublin Zoo is extra ahmayzing! These babies are so special and important!

Way to go, Dublin Zoo!! Take care of those cuties!!

[Image via Dublin Zoo.]

Gibbon Walks Tightrope Like It's Nothing!

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Wow! That's just incredible!

Humans may share some similarities with monkeys but when it comes to making balancing look easy, this gibbon has got some serious skillz!!

This talented gibbon named Siam came to South Africa's Monkeyland last year and has quickly become a main attraction.

The 8-year-old gibbon's favorite trick is running across a rope that hangs 60-feet off the ground!

Gibbons are excellent climbers, swinging from tree to tree at incredible speeds, even making leaps of over 30-feet!

So clearly, these guys have got to have pretty serious balance!

Check out the video (above) to see Siam running across a tightrope like it ain't no thang!

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Vampire Monkey Wants To Suck Nina Dobrev's Blood!

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Nina Dobrev better watch out!

That monkey vants to suck her blood!

The Vampire Diaries star shared a throwback picture of a vampire monkey attacking her!

Monkey bites are no laughing matter, but Nina didn't seem too upset by it!

She wrote the following caption along with the pic: