Video Of The Week - An Unusual Friendship

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Photo Credit: suryiaroscoe.com

Roscoe was an underfed stray Blue Tick Hound roaming the grounds of an animal sanctuary in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina when he met its animal ambassador - An Orangutan named Suriya.

It was friendship at first sight! Suryia immediately went over and took Roscoe under her wings, and the two have been inseparable since. They now spend any free time they have, swimming, taking walks or just hanging out together. On days they feel lazy, they ride aboard the sanctuary's 27-year old elephant "Bubbles".

Thanks to their unusual friendship, the duo are not only You Tube stars but also television celebrities, appearing on a recent Oprah Winfrey show based on 'Amazing Animal Friendships'. It is rumored that they may even be featured in an upcoming National Geographic show.

Sources: Telegraph.co.uk, ABC.com

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73 Comments
  • amazing Alijahover 3 years
    I like this friendship
    • Chimpdawgalmost 4 years
      Woww. That was os cute I’m literally tearing up. I really love it. I wish I had a pet like that. I want a chimpanzee.
      • Zachalmost 4 years
        so cute
        • #savageover 4 years
          sooo cute
          • ONYYalmost 5 years
            so coooooooooooooooollllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllol
            • thederpghost173
              thederpghost173over 5 years
              I have a dog and it's friends with a bird so pay up wolfwoman (it can call the bird and the bird will come and it's so cute)
              • 5eagent0017
                5eagent0017over 5 years
                soooo adorable!
                • imabossover 5 years
                  i love this its soooo cute
                  • loloover 5 years
                    i love dogs!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!1
                    • CaityBoychuckover 5 years
                      I love the video! They look like best friends!