Odd Couple: Gorilla, Bunny Are Zoo Pals

An elderly gorilla and a Dutch rabbit are newfound friends at the Erie Zoo.
3:08 | 03/12/12

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I'll living creatures need someone to love -- Maurer and -- -- -- -- presenting you do when couldn't help but notice the man whose new playmate and the rabbit. I think it's a really cool it's really one defeat to animals and are acting it's nice -- -- as -- in the place. Samantha is too old to be introduced to another -- to share her quarters but still need some type of companionship. We're looking for an alternative somebody to it and keep -- -- interest -- in. -- was the right one. Some might wonder -- the small rabbit is safe with a gorilla and the roommate. She's very gentle with that I've not seen -- make any aggressive moves at all towards them. And he could kind of comes over five -- occasionally nibbled some of the food and they they seem to -- -- -- pretty well. This isn't the first time a gorilla and smaller animal had become friends Koko the gorilla was born at the San Francisco zoo and its cared for several -- over the years. Putting the rabbit in the gorilla together in the same page took a little bit of time of course people that could be used to each other. -- -- the meet the rabbit through some. Fencing. The keepers of the rap about and the rabbit has place that he can go several things he can go to get away. If something would happen but but also because of Samantha age and -- he's not worried about some of the wing and harm to --

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