Monkey is a non-human mammal, but similar to humans. Apart from Monkey, they are known from different names e.g. Apes. Monkey is considered to be an intelligent animal. Due to close similarity, they have almost same intelligence as Humans. Monkeys also possess exceptional strength and they are also very aggressive. But at the same time, they are also considered to be as the funny and happy living animals.
There are around 280 different species currently living in the world. Some Species lives on the tree and some such as Baboons lives on the grounds. Some species, in fact mostly species have tails, but some monkey don’t have it. These Tailless are called Apes. Some species such as Gorilla, are also considered to be the giant and powerful creatures.
Monkeys are also kept as pets. In some places like laboratories and in spaces, they are kept for experiments. No of countries used Monkeys for their Space Missions. The first Monkey to fly to space was Albert II. They are also kept for serving the disabled persons. In some areas, they are also kept as agricultural pets. In some area, Monkey Brains are also eaten, but in some area it is forbidden. In area like India, people also worship Monkey as Monkey God. Monkey also appears in the Chinese Zodiac Calendar. Several movies are made on monkeys and between, Rise of the Planet of Apes is one of the famous movie about monkeys.