See How You Can Actually Get Paid For Being A Professional Panda Hugger

People just love Pandas, and understandably so. But the worst thing about Pandas is that many of us will probably never get to see one in person or pet one.

Well now, you can actually hug one, oh and you’ll even get paid for it.  The job “Professional Panda Hugger” actually exists.

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Chinadaily reports that the Giant Panda Protection Research Center in Chengdu, China, hire people to cuddle with pandas full-time.

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No, this is not a drill, you’re given $32,000 a year to snuggle up to these adorable bears.

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The paper describes the job requirements:

“Your work has only one mission. Spending 365 days with the pandas and sharing in their joys and sorrows. You need perseverance for this job. We expect that the applicants will be mainly white-collar workers from big cities. They are used to eating whatever they want, but inside the giant panda base, the choices will not be plentiful.”

You can brush up on your panda hugging skills by watching the video below.


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