Producer: Priyanka Das Editor: Manuj Yadav 9 Bizarre Animal Weddings That Have Taken Place
In 2005, two frogs were married to each other in Kolkata. The Hindu wedding ceremony was held by villagers hoping to propitiate the rain gods and end a dry spell.
Giant pandas Lin Hui and Chuang Chuang were married in a traditional Chinese ceremony in 2005 in Thailand to mark the zoo’s 28th birthday and start of their mating seas
Dogs dressed as a bride and groom took part in a wedding ceremony for pets as part of Valentine’s Day celebrations in Hong Kong in 2007.
A pair of penguins dressed as bride and groom during a symbolic mass wedding for penguins at the Dalian Sun Asia Ocean World in China in 2010.
Two spotted-billed pelicans participated in a wedding ceremony in a “bridal house” at a zoo in China.
Giraffes Zagallo and Beija Ceu or “Sky Kisser” stand together during a wedding ceremony at the zoo of Rio de Janeiro in 2008.
Newlyweds’ Gook, a rooster, and Brown, a hen, pose with fellow ‘newlyweds’ rabbits Fufu and Blao after their wedding ceremonies to mark Valentine’s Day in Thailand in
Female pig Huang Pu-pu and male pig Shui Fu-ko kiss during their wedding ceremony in Taiwan in 2007.
Chimpanzee groom Yangyang and his bride Wanxing attend a symbolic wedding at Hefei Wildlife Park in China in 2010.