Cute Photo: Nap Time for Baby Orangutan Twins

Cute Photo: Nap Time for Baby Orangutan Twins
Hong Kong Government

updated 07/15/2011 at 04:00 PM EDT

originally published 07/15/2011 04:00PM

It's no wonder these sweet infants could use a nap – they've been busy making history from the moment they arrived. The adorable male and female babies are the first Bornean orangutan twins to be born in captivity.



The twins were born to Vandu and Raba, two orangutans at the Zoological and Botanical Gardens in Hong Kong. The species is native to Borneo but is endangered due to habitat loss and poaching.





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