Dara, an 11-year-old Bornean orangutan that lives at the Seneca Park Zoo, got a clean bill of health after a transcutaneous echocardiogram Thursday. Great apes are similar to humans when it comes to developing heart disease, especially when life in captivity includes a diet that's not necessarily what they would eat in the wild. Dara's test was part of a new program to monitor great ape heart health, the first of its kind worldwide.

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