Red Panda

Describe the Animal

Usually red, grow to be the size of a house cat, and a tail that adds 18 inches. Brown rings on the tails. Also, it has a short snout, and looks similar to a raccoon.

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How is it born? How does the mother care for it’s young?

After being carried for at least 134 days, the mother gives birth to 1 to 4 litters. The babies stay in the nest for 90 days, and are adult size in 12 months.

How does it get its food? What does it eat?

Red Pandas eat bamboo leaves, shoots, and some berries. Also, various plants and leaves.

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Where does it live, and what are some of its habits?

The Red Panda lives in cool temperatures

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Who are it’s enemies, and how does it defend itself?

One of the enemies that that the Red Panda has is the snow leopard. It defends itself by climbing a tree to try and stay away. It also tries to swipe at them with their semi retractable claws.

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