Fire Hose Hammocks

January 9th, 2016 by Anna

Brief Description: Fire hose hammocks are made by weaving together lengths of durable fire hose. Fire departments are often willing to donate their older hoses for enrichment projects.

Materials and Assembly Instructions: One set of instructions can be found here (borrowed from Primate Rescue Center).

How to Use: Set forage items up in the the hammock in order to entice the chimpanzees into trying it out

Cost: Approximately $100 for fasteners.

Jamie relaxes in a fire hose hammock.

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