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Conny, left, and Sinta, right, together watch video of Orangutan male Gempa.
Harald Knitter—Wilhelma Stuttgart

Modern dating is going to the apes. Literally.

A zoo in southern Germany has decided to give its orangutans more mating options through video dating.

Two of the rare orangutans — Sinta and Conny — were shown videos of available males to see if there was any interest in hopes of one day breeding, according to a statement from the Wilhelma Zoo in Stuttgart.

“The signs are positive,” the zoo said after Sinta and Conny appeared to take a liking to a male named Gempa living 350 miles away in Belgium.

The zoo said Sinta and Gempa are now enjoying a real-life date…

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