The Memphis Zoo announced the first Snow Leopard birth in more than a decade. The cub, a male, was born to parents ‘Ateri’ and ‘Darhan.’ Ateri, a first-time mother, is nursing the cub behind the scenes. The public will be invited to vote on their favorite of seven pre-chosen names.
Picture: @MemphisZoo(via Animal photos of the week - Telegraph)
The Brookfield Zoo< is proud to share the birth of a male Snow Leopard cub, born on June 13. The cub was born to first time mom Sarani and her mate, Sabu. At just over two months, the cub weighs about 10 pounds. The cub will remain off exhibit until he is about 3 months old. This will allow him time to bond with mom before making his public debut in mid-September.
Learn more about this cub and watch a video of him at Zooborns.com
Snow leopards are the best leopards.
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Baby Snow Leopard!