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Howler Monkey Facts

Howler Monkey in tree
Howler Monkey

Introduction - Howler Monkey

The Howler Monkey, as the name suggests, is known for its excessively loud howl, particularly when protecting its territory. They are monkeys, who despite their size, are not very heavy, allowing them to move through and hang from trees with ease. This species is found in regions of Central America and South America where tropical conditions are present. Read the below facts and information on Howler Monkeys and you will see what makes this animal so interesting including why they seldom set foot on the ground. This information is written for both kids and adults.

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