Our panda bears love the cold!
While the current freezing temperatures are driving us humans indoors, our pandas are feeling just dandy. Their natural habitat in the mountains of Sichuan lies at a bracing 2,700 to 4,000 metres above sea level, and pandas have a thick coat that keeps them cosy in the cold. The keepers at Zoo Berlin surprised our panda pair with a load of snow from the neighbouring penguin house – and Meng Meng and Jiao Qing couldn’t wait to play with it. They had so much fun rolling around in the snow that even we felt a little jealous: