Gifts for the Monkeys

Monkey Toys


Toys for monkeys must be sturdy, easy to clean and not battery operated. Old-fashioned children's activity centers with mirrors and moveable parts are a favorite.

See our Monkey Toy Guidelines for more ideas and things to avoid.

Monkey Food

ChiChi Mela

We can always use

  • Rope - 3/4" and 5/8" polypropelene or natural/manila
  • Plastic barrels and large buckets
  • Swings
  • Shade cloth to make hammocks
  • Gift cards (Home Depot, Lowes, Target, WalMart, etc.)
  • Green and amber flood lights for monkey yard
  • Yellow bug lights for porch lights on monkey buildings
  • Dusk-to-dawn sensors for outdoor lights

For more ideas, see the Jungle Friends Wish List