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Bai Yun with her Little Gift | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Xiao Liwu (Little Gift) joined his mom on the tree structure while she was enjoying her bamboo.

Sweet mama mei and Bao Bao | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Sweet mama mei and Bao Bao | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Tai Shan (photo by pixelmasseuse) I saw this panda in the zoo when tai shan was just a cub!!!!!!!!!

Tai Shan (photo by pixelmasseuse) I saw this panda in the zoo when tai shan was just a cub!

Panda Fu Hu (Happy Tiger) explores its enclosure at Vienna's Schoenbrunn Zoo, Austria. Fu Hu was born on 23 August, 2010

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Myth Buster Monday: Giant pandas sleep alot! Not true. They only sleep about 4 hours a day, less than the other 7 bear species. Giant pandas live almost exclusively on bamboo. Unfortunately, bamboo is not that nutritious. So pandas must spend as much time as they can tearing down and eating bamboo thickets, leaving little time for napping. Who knew?

Myth Buster Monday: Giant pandas sleep alot! Not true. They only sleep about 4 hours a day, less than the other 7 bear species. Giant pandas live almost exclusively on bamboo. Unfortunately, bamboo is not that nutritious. So pandas must spend as much time as they can tearing down and eating bamboo thickets, leaving little time for napping. Who knew?

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