Name: Giant Panda
Origin: Central & Southwest China
Habitat: Cool & Wet Bamboo Forests
Size: 1.5m-1.8m & 120kg-240kg
Predators: Jackals, Snow Leopards & Martens
Attack/Defense: Although they might look ber cute and friendly pandas are more than capable of protecting themselves using there incredible strength, powerful jaws and sharp teeth.
Conservation Status: Vulnerable
Life Expectancy: 30 years
- They spend 12 hours of their day eating bamboo getting through around 12kg a day.
- When giant pandas are born they are only around 15cm long and pink in colour, they are also blind and do not open their eyes until around 6-8 weeks after birth.
- Unlike most other bears pandas do not hibernate they just head further down the mountain where the temperature is higher.
Photo Credit: Cliff