Beloved Tai Shan Leaves the National Zoo for China
On February 4, Tai Shan left the National Zoo for his new home at Bifengxia Panda Base in Ya’an, Sichuan, China. The video and photos below were captured during his departure from the Zoo. Photos courtesy of James Di Loreto/Smithsonian Institution.
See photos of Tai over the years, from his second day of life to his farewell celebration.