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Capuchin Monkey Facts

Capuchin Monkey in tree
Capuchin Monkey

Introduction - Capuchin Monkey

The Capuchin Monkey, who are considered the most intelligent New World monkeys are native to Central and South America. Although they can adapt easily, they tend to live in regions where there are plenty of tropical rain forests. What makes them sought after as an exotic pet include their small size, their intelligence and their ability to be easily trained. When properly trained they can even assist handicapped people. The fact that they are just plain cute is another reason why people are attracted to these interesting animals. The lists below contain more facts about this amazing animal.

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