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Video: World Orangutan Day - Watch babies cuddle and play

19/08/2015 

 

In time for World Orangutan Day, Sumatran orangutan orphans Bulu Mata and Rieke move into a purpose-built playroom creche inside Europe's Orangutan Nursery at Monkey World in Dorset. Sumatran orangutans have become particularly rare because the palm oil industry has been replacing their natural habitat in Borneo and Sumatra with oil palm plantations.

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