Beloved National Zoo panda cub Bao Bao may only be 18 months old, but it’s time for her mom, Mei Xiang, to be an empty-nester, the zoo says.
The National Zoo’s panda cub Bao Bao (bow-bow) turned 18 months old Monday and neared a major milestone.
Giant panda cub Bao Bao is nearing a major milestone at the National Zoo and will soon begin living separately from her mother.
Super fans of the National Zoo’s youngest giant panda may be feeling a little upset after Bao Bao came in second place in the “panda personality” category of the 2014 Giant Panda Zoo Awards last week.
Snowfall lights up the eyes of many kids, and kids-at-heart, and a new video from the Smithsonian’s National Zoo shows baby giant pandas also enjoy the white stuff.
Bao Bao, the National Zoo’s beloved baby panda, is spending her Christmas Eve hiding in a tree in her enclosure after she touched a “hot wire” yesterday.
The National Zoo in Washington threw a party Saturday in honor of the first birthday of panda cub Bao Bao.
It seems like just yesterday that we got the news that the National Zoo’s giant panda Mei Xiang gave birth to a healthy cub after months of pregnancy speculation.
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Bill McShea is an ecologist who has worked at the National Zoo’s facility in Front Royal, Virginia, since 1986. He is also the Smithsonian’s “panda guy.”
The National Zoo’s panda cub, Bao Bao, is out and about in her mother’s outdoor enclosure for the first time Tuesday.