Ways to relieve summer heat for animals in Chongqing Zoo
Elephant enjoying a manual shower to lower body temperature.
Already full, pandas continue enjoying delicious fruits while lying on the ground.
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- As the temperature stays high recently, people are hiding in their air-conditioned room, and drinking cooled beverages. How do animals living in the Chongqing Zoo spend their time in such extremely hot summer? Recently, the reporter visited Chongqing Zoo and discovered that some animals were in rooms with air-conditioners, some were fed with cooled watermelons and frozen meats and some lowered their body temperature by immersing in water.
A breeder brought pandas gourmet such as cooled watermelons and sugar cane.