Stock photo of a gorilla.
Photo: Marcel Langthim /
Photo: Marcel Langthim /

WATCH: Gorillas at South Carolina zoo try to avoid rain in relatable viral video

According to WIS-TV, mammal keeper Brooke Hunsinger recently captured video of the gorillas at Riverbanks Zoo and Garden in Columbia, South Carolina, reacting to a torrential downpour.

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In the relatable clip, the primates huddle together beneath an overhang before cautiously fleeing inside, one by one.

"Gorillas are magnificent, majestic creatures full of grace and beauty ... except when it rains," Hunsinger captioned the now-viral video, which has been viewed more than 7.5 million times since May 3.

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Gorillas are magnificent, majestic creatures full of grace and beauty... except when it rains 😂

Posted by Brooke Hunsinger on Friday, May 3, 2019

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