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Giant Panda Zoos in the USA

Where to see giant pandas in the US? Since president Nixon's visit to China in 1972, giant pandas, "Ling Ling" and "Xing Xing" have lived in the United States Washington Zoo. Now, you can also see giant pandas in the San Diego Zoo. 

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See Pandas in the San Diego Zoo


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Zoo introduction
The San Diego Zoo is one of the world's largest zoos, with the world's most advanced management facilities, it is the home to more than 800 species of more than 4,000 animals. The panda pavilion here is the most popular among tourists. The San Diego zoo has the largest number of pandas among zoos across the United States.Since pandas are so rare, the exhibition is limited to three hours a day in order not to disturb the panda's life. 

Panda introduction:
In 1994, the China Wildlife Conservation Association signed a 12-year cooperative research agreement with the San Diego zoo association. Bai Yun and Shi Shi, two giant pandas from Wolong, arrived at the San Diego zoo in 1996 for a collaborative study. 


In 2003, male giant panda Gao Gao took over from Shi Shi to the United States.
In 1999, giant panda, Bai Yun, gave birth to her first baby and after that, there were six panda cubs born in the United States, including Mei Sheng, Su Lin, Zhen Zhen, Yun Zi and Xiao Liwu. Apart from Xiao Liwu born in 2012, the five cubs have returned to the China.
 

Name

Gender

Birth Date

Father

Mother

Shi Shi

Male

Unknown

Rescued from the field

on 23 March 1992

Bai Yun

Female

September 7, 1991

Pan Pan

Dong Dong

Gao Gao

Male

Unknown

Rescued from the field in 1992

and took over Shi Shi in 2003.

Hua Mei

Female

August 21, 1999

Shi Shi

Bai Yun

Mei Sheng

Male

August 19, 2003

Gao Gao

Bai Yun

Su Lin

Female

August 2, 2005

Gao Gao

Bai Yun

Zhen Zhen

Female

August 3, 2007

Gao Gao

Bai Yun

Yun Zi

Male

August 5, 2009

Gao Gao

Bai Yun

Xiao Liwu

Male

July 29, 2012

Gao Gao

Bai Yun

See Pandas in the Washington Smithsonian National Zoo


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Zoo introduction: The National Zoo in Washington, is located in Washington D.C., covers an area of 65 hectares, with more than 470 kinds of animals. One of the most popular animal stars is the giant panda from China.


Panda introduction:
In 1994, the China Wildlife Conservation Association signed a 10-year cooperative research agreement with the Smithsonian National Park, Washington, D.C. After the agreement expired, the two sides signed a five-year extension agreement in 2011.
At the end of 2000, two pandas, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian arrived at the Smithsonian National Park for cooperative research.
In 2005, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian gave birth to panda cub Tai Shan. The cub returned to the Bifengxia Base in China in 2010.
In August 2013, Mei Xiang gave birth to the panda cub Bao Bao.


Name

Gender

Birth Date

Father

Mother

Tian Tian

Male

August 27, 1997

Pan Pan

Yong Bao

Mei Xiang

Female

July 22, 1998

Lin Nan

Unkown

Tai Shan

Male

July 9, 2005

Tian Tian

Mei Xiang

Bao Bao

Female

August 23, 2013

Tian Tian

Mei Xiang

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