November 20, 2018

Activists Demand Freedom for Pizza, World’s Saddest Polar Bear

The international campaign to free what is dubbed the world’s saddest polar bear, Pizza, is turning a new chapter.

Some 50 animal welfare groups across China have joined forces to call on local authorities to relocate the creature, which has been kept in captivity since January at a shopping mall in Guangzhou, southern Guangdong province.

The animal groups are slated to present their petition letter to Zhu Xiaodan, Governor of Guangdong province, early next week, urging local authorities to intervene as Pizza is said to have showed visible signs of mental decline.

But the aquarium’s curator has refused to back down, insisting