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Bye Bye, Bao Bao

Posted by Jeroen Jacobs | Date: 2017 01 18 | In: Smithsonian's National Zoological Park

As part of the Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute’s cooperative breeding program with the China Wildlife Conservation Association, all cubs born at the Zoo move to China before turning 4 years old to breed with other pandas, helping to keep the population genetically diverse.

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