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Our 6 most impressive - and adorable - orangutans on the planet on World Orangutan Day

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

It’s World Orangutan Day today! Did you remember? No, didn’t think so. But you will now after we have pulled together some of the biggest achievements made by the cuddly cuties since this time last year. And there are more than you might think.

2. Dynamic duo…

Two new babies have joined the family at Monkey World – Ape Rescue Centre in Dorset. Bulu Mata and Rieke, the recently born Sumatran orangutans, have already been running rings around staff at the European Orangutan Nursery.

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