Text and Photos by Chiew Lin May
She is very aware of her surroundings and reacts to every sound by standing on her feet.
Due to the emotional traumas that occurred from being kept as a pet, Loki is having a hard time adjusting. Often times when she enters the exercise pen, she is too afraid to explore the climbing structures or enrichment activities. Instead, she likes to spend her time resting in a big basket where she feels safe.
She is quite adorable and has an especially wide pointy mark on her throat to chest.
Loki has adapted to her new environment and situation quite well given what she has been through. She is slowly gaining the strength and confidence that she will need to live the life of an independent sun bear.
Explore skill! It was noticed that Loki use her claws to tapping the new enrichment and climbing structure at Exercise Pen.
Foraging skill! She is using her sharp canines as weapons or as tools for tearing at trees to get insects.
Loki busy focus digging for termites at the Exercise Pen.
Climbing skill! She has a strong claws that helps in climbing.