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Last Updated: Monday June 20 2011 12:33 GMT

Orangutan tries to help hurt baby bird

The orangutan and the baby bird

Gentle orangutan helps injured bird

A video's turned up that shows an orangutan who looks like it's trying to help a poorly coot chick.

Leo Oosterweghel, director of Dublin Zoo, said it showed the animals had a gentle side to their nature. The video was taken two years ago.