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Baby Orangutan Rickina Loses Mom, Gets Rescued (Video)

Orangutan Outreach rehabilitates orangutans until they are ready to re-enter the wild. Rickina is one of their adopted baby orangutans, and she probably has the cutest face in the entire world. Watch Rickina begin her stay and rehabilitation at “the baby school.”

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3:16PM PST on Nov 3, 2014

thanks for sharing :)

1:52PM PDT on Jun 27, 2014

She is so adorable. I thank the special group of people who work to make life easier for these animals. She sure seemed happy. This video made my day. Love to the little one.

11:21AM PST on Feb 2, 2014

So thankful there was a rescue for this lovely baby!

3:16AM PST on Jan 29, 2014

"The greatness of a nation and it's moral progress can be determined by the ways it treats it's animals."
Mahatma Gandhi

3:03PM PST on Jan 27, 2014


11:13PM PST on Jan 25, 2014

These babies need years of care before they go back to the wild. Help support orangutan orphanges One way is through www.orangutan,og

2:22PM PST on Jan 23, 2014

Lovely babies thanks for taking care of them!!!!!!!!!!!

8:36PM PST on Jan 17, 2014

It's a hard cruel world out there, especially for our animal cousins.
At least, we have the option of therapy.

Every time I see orangutans it becomes easier to grasp our connection.

12:42PM PST on Jan 17, 2014

I must say.... One can not be in a bad mood after watching this video. Thank you very much for sharing,

12:33PM PST on Jan 17, 2014

awwwww such a lovely baby, seriously just wanna hold it so adorable that baby orang just shame the mum died...

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