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A cage-cleaning panda to star on Chinese TV

Qingqing, the only giant panda in the world who sweeps her cage clean, is to become the star of a new TV series in China. Qingqing and her trainer, Chen Yuhua, will be seen in action juggling, riding bicycles, carrying pails of water, and getting involved in various unlikely plots. But Qingqing has been known to throw actress's tantrums. She recently clamped her jaws around the trainer's right foot until several menpulled her off.

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