I thought this story was amazing. The video accompanying this story show the red panda suckling on its adopting mother. Have to say though the kittens are much cuter than the baby red panda. 🙂

Rejected newborn red panda adopted by catRejected newborn red panda adopted by cat

A newborn red panda rejected by its mother in Amsterdam’s Artis zoo has been adopted by a domestic cat, the zoo said Friday.

The cat is nursing the red panda, currently about the size of a kitten, along with her own four kittens, the zoo said.

2 Responses to “Rejected newborn red panda adopted by cat”

Topher wrote a comment on July 27, 2008

HHHmmm this one has a funny mew.

http://icanhascheezburger.com/?s=panda

fkimplicity » Masterpiece sent a pingback on August 7, 2008

[…] actual real life story is that of the red panda being raised by a cat.  It will be an interesting to read a follow up story in a few years about what the red panda […]

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