This video is a classic. Yes, it has been around a while but that is because it is so cool, it keeps going viral! Mother bear is casually eating her dinner when baby makes a sound so alarming that she is stopped in her tracks. If you have not seen it, watch it. If you have seen it, watch it again! This is the sweetest video and the funniest that we have ever seen. People know the beautiful panda from its unique coloring, which is black and white. Though no one knows for sure it is accepted that the black and white provides great camouflage in their mountain home where they will look like clouds among boulders.
The mother panda only has on baby every two years. The cub will stay with its mother until it is 1 to 1 ½ years old. The mother panda will not mate again until she has released her cub.
Mother panda bears are very protective of their cubs. They keep them close by. Usually they hold the little bear in their paw while they sleep and when they have to move around, they carry the baby in their mouths. It is a sad fact that only about 1600 of these beautiful bear’s lives in the wild. There are an additional 300 living in captivity such as zoos and breeding centers. The panda bears lives quite well in captivity. They have been known to live as much as 30 years in zoos.