A male Red panda, Shifu is a great Kung Fu master and the adoptive father of Tigress and Song. Abandoned on the steps of the Jade Palace as a child, Master Oogway took him as his student, making him into the wise and great master that he is today. Eventually, the cubs Tigress and Song came into his life, and he felt complete. He is the father-in-law of Po and Peng.
- He used to find Po irritating.