The orangutan was in a rescue mission, depressed and not doing well. The old hound wandered in and the orangutan snapped to – as if his buddy had arrived. He stayed with the hound night and day until he was well. They are now inseparable.
Suryia the orangutan and Roscoe the Blue Tick hound.
Doggy paddle is the order of the day here for the two who live at the Tiger Sanctuary in Myrtle Beach , South Carolina .
Suryia and Roscoe spend hours together every day – they’re particularly fond of swimming.
The two mates see the funny side of most things.
There’s always time to chill.
For once, Roscoe’s letting it all hang out.
The three-year-old orangutan goes everywhere with Roscoe.
A dog’s not just a man’s best friend, he’s an orangutan’s too.