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Posted at 02:42 PM ET, 12/20/2013

Wallaby euthanized at National Zoo

The elderly Tammar Wallaby had suffered the indignities of old age as well as chronic fear of its new neighbors, two Abyssinian ground hornbills.

By Michael E. Ruane  |  02:42 PM ET, 12/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 11/19/2013

Video of the panda cub taking her first steps

The panda cub took her first steps and it’s on video and it’s everything you could possibly hope for in a video of a panda cub taking her first steps.

By Mark Berman  |  04:14 PM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National Zoo, Panda, Panda cub

Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 09/26/2013

Zoo releases new photos of panda cub

Just in case anyone on the Internet is interested in seeing a tiny panda described by the zoo as “wiggly and squirmy.“

By Mark Berman  |  05:18 PM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 09/05/2013

Name that panda: What should the National Zoo call the female cub?

After the announcement that the National Zoo's baby panda is a girl, people on Twitter were quick to offer suggestions.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  10:33 AM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National Zoo, Panda

Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 08/23/2013

Up next: Name that panda

The National Zoo's panda gave birth to a cub on Friday afternoon. So obviously now we all have to decide what to name the cub.

By Mark Berman  |  06:19 PM ET, 08/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National Zoo, Panda