Bear's kung-fu master class in Japanese zoo
The zoo keepers say he has been obsessed with playing with sticks ever since he was little. Claude was brought to the zoo six years ago after his mother was caught in a trap and killed in the forests of Hiroshima.
Asa Zoo has prepared 15 sticks for him to play with – each being about 1.5 metres long and weighing 4 kilogrammes.
Claude’s performances have attracted many visitors who want to see his kung-fu like exercise.