Animal keepers say the National Zoo’s remaining newborn panda cub is healthy and was active and nursing through the night after the cub’s smaller twin died.
The smaller of two panda cubs born at the National Zoo Saturday has died, zoo officials say.
PETA is taking issue with the National Zoo’s methods for rearing the newborn panda cubs.
The National Zoo says two panda cubs born Saturday are doing well, but their caretakers had a challenging night.
They grow up so fast! The National Zoo is celebrating giant panda cub Bao Bao’s second birthday Sunday.
Officials at the National Zoo say they’re optimistic about the chances that twin giant panda cubs will survive thanks in part to a technique developed by panda breeders in China.
It’s double trouble for the National Zoo after its adult female panda gave birth to twins.
“Panda watch” continues after National Zoo officials say they believe the mother of nearly 2-year-old giant panda Bao Bao is pregnant again.
Officials at Washington’s National Zoo have closed part of the panda habitat to the public because the zoo’s adult female panda is entering the final stages of a possible pregnancy.
Smithsonian officials say five critically endangered Cuban crocodiles have hatched at the National Zoo’s Reptile Discovery Center.