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Giant panda Shulan returns to Dujiangyan for better care,consuming 5kg bamboo per day

http://english.ourpanda.com/   2017-03-20 17:49:41     

 

  Giant panda Shu Lan who has draw a lot of public attention left Lanzhou on March 16th to return to its hometown in southwest China's Sichuan Province.3 experts from China Giant Panda Protection Research Center has made a full asessment of panda's health.Experts said Shu Lan is in normal health, but concluded that she has shown multiple symptoms of aging.

  Staffs who sent Shu Lan to a conservation and research center for Giant Panda in Sichuan has done their efforts to help Shulan maintain her health.

  On 17th,Today, reporter learned from China giant panda protection and research center in Dujiangyan base that giant panda Shu lan now moved into a new apartment and started her retirement life.Shequickly adapted to the new home and ate 5 kilograms of bamboo shoots,which is better than expected.

  It is understood that the center has specially arranged two keepers to look after Shu Lan. She will remain at monitoring animal in quarantine period,afer which the protection and research center willcarry out a comprehensive physical examination of her body condition as soon as possible.


YA’AN Ya'an is a prefecture-level city in the western part of Sichuan province, People's Republic of China, located just below the Tibetan Plateau.The first giant panda was found in Baoxing County of Ya'an; Ya'an is also the origin of Artificial planting tea of the world; Mengding Mountain in Mingshan County, has been keeping seven tea trees, which are believed to be the origins of tea, for more than 1,000 years.

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