An An in 1999 at Ocean Park, the year the animal arrived in Hong Kong from China. Photo: Martin Chan
An An in 1999 at Ocean Park, the year the animal arrived in Hong Kong from China. Photo: Martin Chan
Pandas

Goodbye, An An: Hong Kong’s beloved giant panda euthanised after health declines from old age

  • Park says its vets and those from the government made the ‘difficult decision’ to perform procedure
  • Visitors mourn famous animal which arrived in 1999 with female companion Jia Jia as a gift from Beijing

An An in 1999 at Ocean Park, the year the animal arrived in Hong Kong from China. Photo: Martin Chan
An An in 1999 at Ocean Park, the year the animal arrived in Hong Kong from China. Photo: Martin Chan
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