Animals & Attractions

Welcome to Living Links

As well as being an amazing attraction for our visitors, Edinburgh Zoo's Living Links is a field station and research centre for the study of primates. The centre has been developed in a unique partnership with RZSS and the University of St Andrews.

Living Links houses two species of monkeys: the Brown capuchin and the Common squirrel monkey.  These monkeys are intelligent, social, and lots of fun!

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Monkey medicine!

Capuchins rub strong smelling things into their fur. These things may help keep mosquitos and skin parasites at bay. It is also a real social occasion.

For more information please visit: www.living-links.org

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