Animals try to keep cool at Rome zoo

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An orangutan eats a fruit popsicle at Rome's Bioparco zoo as a blistering heatwave sweeps through Europe, on July 2, 2015.AFP PHOTO / TIZIANA FABI (Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
Bear eat iced fruits as zoo-keepers gave animals iced food to keep them cool as temperatures soar, at Rome's zoo, Thursday, July 2, 2015. A mass of hot air moving north from Africa is bringing a heat wave to Europe with temperatures reaching 40 degrees Celsius (114 Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
ROME, ITALY - JULY 22: A couple of Ring Tailed Coati eat frozen fruit as they try to find refreshment at Rome Bioparco July 22, 2015 in Rome, Italy. Over the last few days, due to temperatures hitting almost 40 degrees celsius, the staff of the zoo have provided animals with extra portions of frozen fruit to help them fight the heat. (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)
A bear eats frozen fruit at Rome's Bioparco zoo as a blistering heatwave sweeps through Europe, on July 2, 2015.AFP PHOTO / TIZIANA FABI (Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
ROME, ITALY - JULY 22: An employee waits for chimpanzees as she holds a frozen fruit icecream at Rome Bioparco on July 22, 2015 in Rome, Italy. Over the last few days, due to temperatures hitting almost 40 degrees, the staff of the zoo have provided animals with extra portions of frozen fruit to help them fight the heat. (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)
ROME, ITALY - JULY 22: A chimpanzee eats frozen fruit as he tries to find refreshment at Rome Bioparco on July 22, 2015 in Rome, Italy. Over the last few days, due to temperatures hitting almost 40 degrees, the staff of the zoo have provided animals with extra portions of frozen fruit to help them fight the heat. (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)
ROME, ITALY - JULY 22: A lemur eats fresh vegetables as he tries to find refreshment at Rome Bioparco on July 22, 2015 in Rome, Italy. Over the last few days, due to temperatures hitting almost 40 degrees, the staff of the zoo have provided animals with extra portions of frozen fruit to help them fight the heat. (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)
An orangutan eats a popsicle as zoo-keepers gave animals iced food to keep them cool as temperatures soar, at Rome's zoo, Thursday, July 2, 2015. A mass of hot air moving north from Africa is bringing a heat wave to Europe with temperatures reaching 40 degrees Celsius (114 Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
ROME, ITALY - JULY 22: An employee feeds a lemur with frozen fruit at Rome Bioparco on July 22, 2015 in Rome, Italy. Over the last few days, due to temperatures hitting almost 40 degrees, the staff of the zoo have provided animals with extra portions of frozen fruit to help them fight the heat. (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)
A Nasua eats frozen fruit at Rome's Bioparco zoo during high summer temperatures on July 2, 2015. AFP PHOTO / TIZIANA FABI (Photo credit should read TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)
A bear eats iced fruits as zoo-keepers gave animals iced food to keep them cool as temperatures soar, at Rome's zoo, Thursday, July 2, 2015. A mass of hot air moving north from Africa is bringing a heat wave to Europe with temperatures reaching 40 degrees Celsius (114 Fahrenheit). (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
ROME, ITALY - JULY 22: An employee feeds a group of Ring Tailed Coati with frozen fruit at Rome Bioparco on July 22, 2015 in Rome, Italy. Over the last few days, due to temperatures hitting almost 40 degrees, the staff of the zoo have provided animals with extra portions of frozen fruit to help them fight the heat. (Photo by Giorgio Cosulich/Getty Images)
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Over the last month, due to temperatures hitting almost 40 degrees Celsius (114 Fahrenheit), the staff at the zoo in Rome, Italy have treated their animals to a little something special with extra portions of frozen fruit to help them fight the heat.

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