Video: Offbeat - Vets and dentist carry out tricky root canal on gorilla

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A team of vets and dentists have carried out a tricky root canal on a Gorilla at Paignton Zoo.

Pertinax, a 28 stone (179kg) gorilla at Paignton Zoo in Devon has had a root canal operation.

It took a team of dentists 40 minutes and was a complete success said the zoo.