What is the name of the baby panda at the Smithsonian Zoo?
Xiao Qi Ji
Thanks to fans all over the world, the Zoo’s giant panda cub received his name Nov. 23—Xiao Qi Ji, which means “little miracle” in Mandarin Chinese. Then, at 3 months and 5 days old, Xiao Qi Ji took his first steps!
How old is the baby panda at the Smithsonian?
The youngest panda at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo is now one year old. Xiao Qi Ji celebrated his first birthday Saturday with a specially made fruitsicle cake, as did his parents, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian.
Can I buy a baby panda?
The biggest reason is that you won’t be able to get your hands on one; every giant panda in the world, even those in zoos here in the United States, is owned by China. As for red pandas, it is illegal to adopt these animals as pets no matter where you live.
Where can I watch giant pandas at the Smithsonian National Zoo?
Welcome to the Smithsonian’s National Zoo’s Panda Cams, where you can watch giant pandas Tian Tian, Mei Xiang and Bei Bei.
Can you see the baby pandas on the panda cam?
These days, panda cam watchers can see up-close views of the tiny cub and watch as Mei Xiang gently snuggles the baby. Panda super fan, Cyndy Taylor, 49, who now lives in Fairfax, Virginia, has been traveling to Washington, D.C., to see the pandas since she was a kid in Thousand Islands, New York.
What is the Smithsonian doing to help save the giant panda?
The Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute is a leader in giant panda conservation, advancing conservation efforts around the world.
How do I switch between Panda Cam 1 and Panda Cam 2?
Toggle between Panda Cam 1 and Panda Cam 2 using the tabs at the top of the video player for the full experience. Loading Panda Cam 2… To conserve bandwidth, the Zoo’s webcams are set to turn off after 10 minutes of watch time.