Bethenny Frankel and Daughter Bryn Get Chummy with a Capuchin


updated 02/29/2012 AT 1:15 PM ET

originally published 02/29/2012 AT 3:00 PM ET

Monkey see, baby do!

During a visit to Jungle Island animal park in Miami on Monday, Bethenny Frankel and her 19-month-old daughter Bryn got up close and personal with a capuchin monkey named Smokey.

The 10-month-old monkey also knows a thing or two about having his life filmed for TV. Since appearing on news broadcasts and on reality show Miami Ink, Smokey has become a local celebrity.

Mother and daughter loved interacting with Smokey, and Bryn even showed off her ever-growing vocabulary during the morning visit. As they left their furry new friend, she said, “Bye, monkey. Bye, monkey.”

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