Ailurus fulgens refulgens
20 - 25 inches long
8 - 14 lbs
Bamboo, grain and fruit such as apples, pears, strawberries, blueberries and kiwis
Himalayan mountains in the Sichuan and Yunnan districts of China and northern Burma
Marco Polo's Adventure Trek
There is disagreement over the taxonomy of red pandas - some scientists classify them with raccoons, others with bears. RWP Zoo follows the International Species Information System and places the red panda in its own family.