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Giant Panda Triplets Reunited With Mom Who Just Wanted To Hug Her Cubs

The world's only giant panda triplets were reunited Tuesday with their mother, who hugged her cubs like a human mother would, said the zoo manager.

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"Everybody was holding their breath when the family were reunited," Dong Guixin, manager at China's Chimelong Safari Park said on Tuesday.

"One of the three was very nervous and stayed at the gate. Ju Xiao waited for a moment and then went to her baby, then she hugged the baby like humans do."

"We felt so moved," Guixin concluded.


Here's an adorable video that shows when Juxiao is reunited with her triplets:

Michelle Broder Van Dyke is a breaking news reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in Honolulu.

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