Meet the marmosets at Alveus, Momo and Appa, in this Animal Quest episode. Learn about the history and diet of marmosets, why deforestation is such a threat to them and our planet, the dangers of palm oil production and the exotic pet trade.
Each episode of Animal Quest introduces you to an ambassador at Alveus and teaches you about them as well as their species as a whole. We'll look at their importance to the world around us, the risks and misconceptions their species faces, and what we can do to help them.
Momo was rescued by Alveus after being surrendered to a veterinarian due to neglect.
He is an ambassador for the exotic pet trade and how it affects primate species worldwide.
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