A Long History of Animal Diplomacy (It's Not Just Pandas!)

Lee Tunstall | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Politics
Lee Tunstall

With the arrival of Er Shun and Da Mao on their very own Panda FedEx Express last week, almost all of Canada stopped to welcome the darling bears. Animals, especially exotic ones, have a long history of being used in diplomatic gestures.