Mei Xiang Wants a Baby

Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the
Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the
Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the National Zoo July 9, 2009 in Washington, DC. The zoo has started talks with the Chinese on the future of the Giant pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, who are at the National Zoo on a 10-year, $10 million USD loan from the China Wildlife Conservation Association. The loan will expire in 2010. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the
Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the
Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the National Zoo July 9, 2009 in Washington, DC. The zoo has started talks with the Chinese on the future of the Giant pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, who are at the National Zoo on a 10-year, $10 million USD loan from the China Wildlife Conservation Association. The loan will expire in 2010. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the
Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the
Giant panda Tian Tian eats bamboo at the National Zoo July 9, 2009 in Washington, DC. The zoo has started talks with the Chinese on the future of the Giant pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, who are at the National Zoo on a 10-year, $10 million USD loan from the China Wildlife Conservation Association. The loan will expire in 2010. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Giant panda Tai Shan eats bamboo at the
Giant panda Tai Shan eats bamboo at the
Giant panda Tai Shan eats bamboo at the National Zoo July 9, 2009 in Washington, DC. The zoo has started talks with the Chinese on the future of the Giant pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, who are at the National Zoo on a 10-year, $10 million USD loan from the China Wildlife Conservation Association. The loan will expire in 2010. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Mei Xiang, a Giant Panda is seen during
Mei Xiang, a Giant Panda is seen during
Washington, UNITED STATES: Mei Xiang, a Giant Panda is seen during the press preview of the new Fujifilm Giant Panda Habitat and Asia Trail 11 October, 2006 at the National Zoo in Washington, DC. Covering nearly six acres, the habitat and trail feature seven Asian species and provides an expanded area for the Giant Pandas. The grand opening of the new major exhibit to the public will be 17 October. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
National Zoo's Baby Panda Beats The Odds
National Zoo's Baby Panda Beats The Odds
WASHINGTON - AUGUST 30: Giant Panda cub Tai Shan (R) searches for melon balls with his mother, Mei Xiang, in the morning at the Giant Panda Habitat at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park August 30, 2006 in Washington, DC. Weighing more than 62 pounds, Tai Shan (who?s name means ?peaceful mountain? in Chinese) turned one-year-old on July 9, 2006 and has helped draw an estimated 1.2 million visitors to the habitat since his December 2005 debut. The new $10 million Fujifilm Giant Panda Habitat is scheduled to open Sept. 20, 2006 and will be a state-of-the-art research facility and add more than 12,000 square feet to the pandas' outdoor exhibit. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
National Zoo's Baby Panda Beats The Odds
National Zoo's Baby Panda Beats The Odds
WASHINGTON - AUGUST 30: Giant Panda cub Tai Shan cuddles with his mother, Mei Xiang, while they eat melon balls in the morning at the Giant Panda Habitat at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park August 30, 2006 in Washington, DC. Weighing more than 62 pounds, Tai Shan (who?s name means ?peaceful mountain? in Chinese) turned one-year-old on July 9, 2006 and has helped draw an estimated 1.2 million visitors to the habitat since his December 2005 debut. The new $10 million Fujifilm Giant Panda Habitat is scheduled to open Sept. 20, 2006 and will be a state-of-the-art research facility and add more than 12,000 square feet to the pandas' outdoor exhibit. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
File photo of pandas at the National Zoo.  (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
National Zoo's Baby Panda Beats The Odds
WASHINGTON - AUGUST 30: Giant Panda cub Tai Shan (R) searches for melon balls with his mother, Mei Xiang, in the morning at the Giant Panda Habitat at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park August 30, 2006 in Washington, DC. Weighing more than 62 pounds, Tai Shan (who?s name means ?peaceful mountain? in Chinese) turned one-year-old on July 9, 2006 and has helped draw an estimated 1.2 million visitors to the habitat since his December 2005 debut. The new $10 million Fujifilm Giant Panda Habitat is scheduled to open Sept. 20, 2006 and will be a state-of-the-art research facility and add more than 12,000 square feet to the pandas' outdoor exhibit. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
File photo of pandas at the National Zoo. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
National Zoo's Baby Panda Beats The Odds
National Zoo's Baby Panda Beats The Odds
WASHINGTON - AUGUST 30: Giant Panda Mei Xiang eats a breakfast of bamboo at the Giant Panda Habitat at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park August 30, 2006 in Washington, DC. Mei Xiang's cub, Tai Shan, turned one-year-old on July 9, 2006 and now weighs more than 62 pounds. The cub has helped draw an estimated 1.2 million visitors to the habitat since his December 2005 debut. The new $10 million Fujifilm Giant Panda Habitat is scheduled to open Sept. 20, 2006 and will be a state-of-the-art research facility and add more than 12,000 square feet to the pandas' outdoor exhibit. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Mei Xiang. (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Mei Xiang, a Giant Panda is seen during
Washington, UNITED STATES: Mei Xiang, a Giant Panda is seen during the press preview of the new Fujifilm Giant Panda Habitat and Asia Trail 11 October, 2006 at the National Zoo in Washington, DC. Covering nearly six acres, the habitat and trail feature seven Asian species and provides an expanded area for the Giant Pandas. The grand opening of the new major exhibit to the public will be 17 October. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Mei Xiang. (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Baby Panda Tai Shan Charms Visitors At National Zoo
Baby Panda Tai Shan Charms Visitors At National Zoo
WASHINGTON - JANUARY 06: Tai Shan, the giant panda cub at the National Zoo, plays outside on tree stumps as his mother Mei Xiang keeps watch January 6, 2005 in Washington, DC. Tai Shan is venturing outdoors more frequently lately, especially in the early morning hours. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Baby Panda Tai Shan Charms Visitors At National Zoo
Baby Panda Tai Shan Charms Visitors At National Zoo
WASHINGTON - JANUARY 06: Tai Shan, the giant panda cub at the National Zoo, plays outside on tree stumps as his mother Mei Xiang keeps watch January 6, 2005 in Washington, DC. Tai Shan is venturing outdoors more frequently lately, especially in the early morning hours. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Giant Panda Mei Xiang enjoys a fruitscic
Giant Panda Mei Xiang enjoys a fruitscic
Giant Panda Mei Xiang enjoys a fruitscicle January 20, 2011 at the Smithsonian Institution's National Zoo in Washington, DC. The snack is made with apples and pears frozen in apple juice. Tian Tian was on hand for the ceremony to sign a new loan agreement, the Giant Panda Cooperative Research and Breeding Agreement between the US and China which allows the giant pandas to remain at the zoo for five more years. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
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