Monthly Archives: August 2017

These 10 Famous Giant Pandas are symbols of the successes recorded by animal conservation. And they get to live the celebrity life too.

Basi: Most Famous Giant Pandas

Basi With Her Birthday Cake. She Is The Oldest Living Captive Panda In The World (Photo: Xinhua/Barcroft Imagaes/

Giant Pandas are a big deal wherever they live. Whether in the wild or in captivity, this is one animal no one can ignore.

The iconic black-on-white bears are always in the news and they are the darlings of social media too.

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An Edinburgh Zookeeper’s narrow escape from a giant panda highlights the dangers of keeping wild animals in captivity.

Yang Guang Chewing Bamboo In His Enclosure At Edinburgh Zoo: Giant Panda

Yang Guang Chewing Bamboo In His Enclosure At Edinburgh Zoo (Photo: Deadline News)

In another example of exactly how dangerous it is to hold wild animals captive, a zookeeper has narrowly escaped from an adult giant panda.

The “near-miss” incident happened at the Edinburgh Zoo in Scotland. Apparently, the staff in question, a female, had been cleaning out the panda enclosure when she suddenly heard movement behind her.

She quickly abandoned her brush and bucket and made a dash for the door making it just in time. The giant panda, named Yang Guang, was fast on her heels but she managed to exit the enclosure

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Giant Panda cub at 7 months: Viral Giant Panda Videos

Giant Panda Cub. (Author: Sheilalau/Wikimedia Commons)

These viral Giant Panda Videos show why pandas are such a ‘hot item.’ 

Whether they are playing, eating, getting up to some mischief or even sleeping: people can’t seem to get enough of watching Giant Pandas especially the cubs.

These animals remain a symbol of national pride in China. In addition, their cuddly appearance guarantees that they tend to get all the attention wherever they live elsewhere around the world.

Below are 5 viral giant panda videos. Watch them and you’ll see why they are such a sensation.

5 Viral Giant Panda Videos.

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Giant Panda Conservation efforts don’t benefit just about one species alone as new research shows.

Golden Snub-Nosed Monkeys: Giant Panda Conservation

Golden Snub-Nosed Monkeys (Author Eva Hejda cc by-s.a. 2.0 DE)

It was also a lot to cheer about when the IUCN officially downgraded the panda bear from Endangered to Vulnerable in 2016.

Quick intervention and combined conservation efforts within and outside China quickly rescued the giant panda (Ailuropoda Melanoleuca) from the brink of extinction.

This creature remains at the forefront of animal conservation and is a symbol of what cooperation can achieve.

Even so, to date many wonder what all the fuss about this particular animal is. They fail to realize that these efforts are not about just one animal. The giant panda is not just a cuddly-looking and cute with more viral videos than almost any other animal alive today.

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What better way to show your loyalty to pandas than getting an awesome Panda Tattoo? 

It’s no secret that we love pandas here. And if you’re looking to show your love and loyaBaby Panda Tattoolty to these beautiful creatures, a Panda Tattoo is one way to do it.

There are two different species of pandas namely the Giant Panda and the Red Panda. Though both of these creatures are unique and interesting in their own way, the Giant Panda always ends up getting most of the attention.

Whichever you prefer, you’ll find some body ink to suit your taste. Our list ranges from small, cute pandas to more edgy in-your-face ones for both men and women.

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