Made the Shade! Clever Orangutan Builds a Cabana

Bernadett Szabo/Landov

updated 08/29/2011 AT 9:00 AM ET

originally published 08/29/2011 AT 9:15 AM ET

Here comes the sun – and this orangutan is having none of it!

The resourceful primate, who lives at Hungary’s Budapest’s Zoo, used a cardboard box to build a sun shield and keep cool in the boiling 100-degree heat.

Orangutans are traditionally solitary animals, so there’s room enough for one in this mini cabana – and that suits this monkey just fine.

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