Chimpanzee befriends a 28-day-old bear cub at the Turkish zoo

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This new arrival has a bear face! Chimpanzee befriends a 28-day-old bear cub at the Turkish zoo

  • A 28-day-old bear cub has made friends with a chimpanzee at a zoo in Turkey, adorable images reveal
  • The cub named Boncuk was taken to Gaziantep Zoo as a rescue animal after being transported illegally
  • Boncuk was depicted in a warm embrace with the chimpanzee, other images show the two playing together

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A 28-day-old bear cub has befriended a chimpanzee at a zoo in Turkey.

The young cub named Boncuk was taken to Gaziantep Zoo as a rescue animal after being illegally transported to the country.

Adorable images show Boncuk locked in an embrace with chimpanzee Can. Others show the unlikely friends who play together.

Boncuk was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month.

Other rescue animals include ten parrots, 38 snakes, ten flamingos, 40 peacocks, 28 pheasants, 15 reptiles, two iguanas and 15 ducks.

28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named 'Can' for socializing in Gaziantep, Turkey

28-day bear cub ‘Boncuk’, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named ‘Can’ for socializing in Gaziantep, Turkey

Adorable images show Boncuk in an embrace with Chimpanzee Can.  Others show the unlikely friends who play together

Adorable images show Boncuk in an embrace with Chimpanzee Can.  Others show the unlikely friends who play together

Adorable images show Boncuk in an embrace with Chimpanzee Can. Others show the unlikely friends who play together

Heartwarming images show the unlikely friendship between the rescue bear cub and the chimpanzee

Heartwarming images show the unlikely friendship between the rescue bear cub and the chimpanzee

Heartwarming images show the unlikely friendship between the rescue bear cub and the chimpanzee

Boncuk was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Boncuk was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Boncuk was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Rescue bear cub Boncuk and Chimpanzee Can are pictured Monday playing and having fun at the zoo in Turkey

Rescue bear cub Boncuk and Chimpanzee Can are pictured Monday playing and having fun at the zoo in Turkey

Rescue bear cub Boncuk and Chimpanzee Can are pictured Monday playing and having fun at the zoo in Turkey

Zoo official feeds 28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of Gaziantep Zoo, in Gaziantep, Turkey, on April 5

Zoo official feeds 28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of Gaziantep Zoo, in Gaziantep, Turkey, on April 5

Zoo official feeds 28-day bear cub ‘Boncuk’, a new resident of Gaziantep Zoo, in Gaziantep, Turkey, on April 5

28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named 'Can' for socializing in Gaziantep, Turkey on April 5

28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named 'Can' for socializing in Gaziantep, Turkey on April 5

28-day bear cub ‘Boncuk’, a new resident of Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named ‘Can’ for socializing in Gaziantep, Turkey on April 5

The young cub named Boncuk was taken to Gaziantep Zoo as a rescue animal after being illegally transported to the country

The young cub named Boncuk was taken to Gaziantep Zoo as a rescue animal after being illegally transported to the country

The young cub named Boncuk was taken to Gaziantep Zoo as a rescue animal after being illegally transported to the country

Boncuk and Can are depicted together at the zoo while being guarded by a zoo keeper

Boncuk and Can are depicted together at the zoo while being guarded by a zoo keeper

Boncuk and Can are depicted together at the zoo while being guarded by a zoo keeper

28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is spotted Monday in Gaziantep, Turkey

28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is spotted Monday in Gaziantep, Turkey

28-day bear cub ‘Boncuk’, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is spotted Monday in Gaziantep, Turkey

Boncuk, pictured above, was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Boncuk, pictured above, was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Boncuk, pictured above, was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Boncuk, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named 'Can'.  Boncuk was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Boncuk, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named 'Can'.  Boncuk was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Boncuk, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named ‘Can’. Boncuk was one of many rescue animals brought to the zoo in the past month

Rescue bear cub Boncuk, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named 'Can'

Rescue bear cub Boncuk, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named 'Can'

Rescue bear cub Boncuk, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen with his friend Chimpanzee named ‘Can’

The young Boncuk bear cub is depicted sitting on the grass at the zoo in Turkey, with a bottle of milk nearby

The young Boncuk bear cub is depicted sitting on the grass at the zoo in Turkey, with a bottle of milk nearby

The young Boncuk bear cub is depicted sitting on the grass at the zoo in Turkey, with a bottle of milk nearby

28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen in Gaziantep, Turkey on April 5

28-day bear cub 'Boncuk', a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen in Gaziantep, Turkey on April 5

28-day bear cub ‘Boncuk’, a new resident of the Gaziantep Zoo, is seen in Gaziantep, Turkey on April 5

Boncuk is a rescue bear cub who was taken care of by the zoo after being illegally transported into the country.  Above Boncuk is pictured on April 5

Boncuk is a rescue bear cub who was taken care of by the zoo after being illegally transported into the country.  Above Boncuk is pictured on April 5

Boncuk is a rescue bear cub who was taken care of by the zoo after being illegally transported into the country. Above Boncuk is pictured on April 5

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