大连森林动物园 (2015)  Dalian Forest Park (outdoors enclosure), China   Car tire were given as an enrichment.

大连森林动物园 (2015)

Dalian Forest Park (outdoors enclosure), China

Car tire were given as an enrichment.

 西安曲江海洋极地公園 (2015)  Xi'an Qujian Polar Ocean Park, China  In China, polar bears are mostly kept indoors. In this case the park is located on Loess Plateau (yellow-earth plateau). According to the park's public announcement, the enclosure was "designed with the appearances Loess Plateau terrain to satisfy the local people's imagination towards arctic animals." (strange logic but that's what it said.)

西安曲江海洋极地公園 (2015)

Xi'an Qujian Polar Ocean Park, China

In China, polar bears are mostly kept indoors. In this case the park is located on Loess Plateau (yellow-earth plateau). According to the park's public announcement, the enclosure was "designed with the appearances Loess Plateau terrain to satisfy the local people's imagination towards arctic animals." (strange logic but that's what it said.)

Xi'an Qujian Polar Ocean Park, China (2015)

西安曲江极地海洋公园 

2'37"

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 武汉海昌极地海洋世界 (2015)  Wuhan Haichang Polar Ocean World, China  (2015)  The two "polar bears" of Haichang Group at Wuhan are not real polar bears (look at their faces and short necks, which are much different from polar bears'). It is not entirely clear what they are; it is possible that they are a cross-breed of brown and white bears, or a subspecies of black bear called "spirit bear" The park labeled and marketed them as polar bears.

武汉海昌极地海洋世界 (2015)

Wuhan Haichang Polar Ocean World, China  (2015)

The two "polar bears" of Haichang Group at Wuhan are not real polar bears (look at their faces and short necks, which are much different from polar bears'). It is not entirely clear what they are; it is possible that they are a cross-breed of brown and white bears, or a subspecies of black bear called "spirit bear" The park labeled and marketed them as polar bears.

Wuhan Haichang Polar Ocean World, China (2015)

武汉海昌极地海洋世界

2'37"

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 廣州正佳商場 (2016)  Guangzhou GrandView Mall.  The bear pizza was temporarily removed to Tianjin. There is a note in this picture saying that the mall forbids "professional photography".

廣州正佳商場 (2016)

Guangzhou GrandView Mall.

The bear pizza was temporarily removed to Tianjin. There is a note in this picture saying that the mall forbids "professional photography".

 北京动物园 (2015)  Beijing Zoo (Outdoor enclosure)  A roadway passes on top of the enclosure; it was capsulated to shield traffic noise.

北京动物园 (2015)

Beijing Zoo (Outdoor enclosure)

A roadway passes on top of the enclosure; it was capsulated to shield traffic noise.

 青岛极地海洋世界 (2015)  Qingdao Polar Ocean World, China

青岛极地海洋世界 (2015)

Qingdao Polar Ocean World, China

Qingdao Polar Ocean World, China (2015)

青岛海昌极地海洋世界

2'37"

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 大连森林动物园 (2015)  Dalian Forest Zoo (indoors enclosure), China (2015)

大连森林动物园 (2015)

Dalian Forest Zoo (indoors enclosure), China (2015)

 济南泉城海洋极地世界 (2015)  Quancheng Ocean Polar World, China

济南泉城海洋极地世界 (2015)

Quancheng Ocean Polar World, China

 长春动植物园 (2015)  Changchun Zoological and Botanical Garden, China

长春动植物园 (2015)

Changchun Zoological and Botanical Garden, China

 哈尔滨极地馆 (2015)  Harbin Polarland, China

哈尔滨极地馆 (2015)

Harbin Polarland, China

 南京海底世界 (2015)  Nanjing Underwater World, China    The only site which people can pay and feed the white bear (for 3 euros). The session lasted all day even when the bear had no desire to eat.

南京海底世界 (2015)

Nanjing Underwater World, China  

The only site which people can pay and feed the white bear (for 3 euros). The session lasted all day even when the bear had no desire to eat.

 Map of polar bears in China (2015)  Red pins are sites visited.

Map of polar bears in China (2015)

Red pins are sites visited.

 Entrance tickets and brochures

Entrance tickets and brochures

Maps: China (Selected)

Maps: China (Selected)

 鐵路車票

鐵路車票