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Baby pandas are nursed by their mothers for the first eight to nine months of life. They start eating solid foods, such as bamboo, when they reach 6 months of age. More »

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Baby pandas are known as cubs. Female pandas carry their babies for about 5 months, and have no more than two cubs at a time. Cubs are extremely small when they are born, weighing less than six ounces. More »

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While red pandas are weaned from nursing and begin eating solid food after 5 or 6 months of life, it will typically stay with its mother for a period of about 8 months, though red panda cubs usually stay close to their m... More »

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While red pandas are weaned from nursing and begin eating solid food after 5 or 6 months of life, it will typically stay with its mother for a period of about 8 months, though red panda cubs usually stay close to their m... More »

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In the wild, giant pandas have an average life expectancy of 14 to 20 years. Pandas in captivity live substantially longer, with Chinese scientists reporting zoo pandas as old as 35. More »

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The panda's natural habitat is in the mountains of western China. While never large, the giant panda's natural habitat has grown smaller with time. More »

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The red panda has markings reminiscent of the giant panda, but it boasts a red, black and white coat. Despite its markings and name, the red panda is in its own taxonomic genus, although in the past it was thought to be ... More »

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