Chuang Chuang and Lin Hui

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Lin Hui

Chuang Chuang and Lin Hui are two giant pandas from Sichuan, China on loan to Chiang Mai Zoo in Chiang Mai, Thailand. [1]

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History

Chuang Chuang, male, was born on August 6, 2000 at the China Conservation and Research Center for Giant Pandas in Wolong, Sichuan province, China. [2] Chuang Chuang's mother is Bai Xue and his father is Xin Xing. [2]

Lin Hui, female, was born on September 28, 2001, also from the China Conservation and Research Center for Giant Pandas in Wolong. Lin Hui's mother is Tang Tang and her father is Pan Pan. [1] [2]

The pandas arrived at Chiang Mai Zoo on October 12, 2003 to begin a 10-year conservation program to breed giant pandas. [1] [3]

Chuang Chuang and Linhui successfully artificially bred and produced an offspring named Lin Ping. [4] [5] The baby panda Lin Ping, female, was born on May 27, 2009 also resides in Chiang Mai Zoo. [6] [7]

Chuang Chuang died on 16 September, 2019, in his enclosure. Officials said that he collapsed shortly after standing up following a meal of bamboo leaves. [8]

Names

NameSexDate born/Date died (if applicable)
EnglishThaiChinese
Chuang Chuangช่วงช่วง创创 (simplified)
創創 (traditional)
MaleBorn: Born: 6 August 2000 / Died: 16 September 2019 (age 19)
Lin Huiหลินฮุ่ย林惠Female28 September 2001 (age 20)

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