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Hunt for new mother for rescued orangutans

2 March 2015

VIDEO report at www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-31690948

They have spent their short lives being looked after by humans, but now these Sumatran orangutans are looking for new families.

Seven-week-old female Rieke was transferred from Berlin after being rejected at birth.

Five-month-old male Bulu Mata came from Budapest after his mother died giving birth.

Bryony MacKenzie visited them at Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre in Dorset.

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