Infant – Juvenile (< 1 year)
Adult (1.5 years)
In managed care
Most information in this section comes from a 6-year National Zoo study (Roberts & Kessler, 1979).
Altered managed care environments and artificial mate selection may affect innate behavior.
Young red pandas at the San Diego Zoo.
Red panda cubs are born without fur—reddish guard hairs begin to grow at about two weeks old.
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Philippa & Ramsay (2011)
Roberts & Gittleman (1984)
Roberts & Kessler (1979)