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Pandas at play

The zoo have a peculiar name for feeding the animals - it is called enrichment when the press are invited and maybe it marks a special birthday or anniversary.Now Edinburgh Zoo have filmed the...

Tian Tian back on show – no panda cub this year

Edinburgh Zoo has confirmed today that Tian Tian the female giant panda is not pregnant. Director of the Giant Panda project, Iain Valentine, explained:“Tian Tian’s hormone levels have now returned to normal, so we...

Zoo hopeful over panda pregnancy

Edinburgh Zoo announced earlier today that they carried out an artificial insemination procedure on the female giant panda Tian Tian ('Sweetie') last weekend. This followed a drop in the female panda's hormone level during the...

Pandawatch begins – will it be third time lucky?

Yes it has started again. Following the delivery of the two giant pandas to Edinburgh Zoo there were high hopes that they would produce a cub. Sadly the first year that they were in...

No panda cub for Edinburgh Zoo this year

It looks as though the waiting game is over, as the Zoo have issued a statement about the giant panda Tian Tian which confirms that they do not believe she is pregnant. It appears...

Tian Tian – the update

Edinburgh Zoo, realising that we are all losing a little heart perhaps, has issued an update on the is she isn't she debate about the Giant Panda Tian Tian.“Panda breeding is not a precise...

Edinburgh Zoo Panda keepers on 24 hour watch for cub

Just as the Fringe is coming to an end in Edinburgh so great excitement builds along the road in Edinburgh Zoo that the female giant panda Tian Tian is truly pregnant with one or...

Tian Tian ‘may give birth in a month’

There is a possibility that Tian Tian the female panda at Edinburgh Zoo may be expecting the pitter patter of panda paws in little under a month's time.The Zoo have put out a statement,...

Pitter patter pandas?

 Excitement and anticipation is again rising in Corstorphine as it gets near to the time when the pandas might just get it together enough for Tian Tian to fall pregnant and produce a baby...

Celebrate St Valentine’s in the heart of Scotland!

© Atanasija1 | Stock Free Images & Dreamstime Stock Photos Love is in the air and Valentine's Day is on its way. What better way to celebrate such a remarkable day than spending some quality...

Roll up for your panda tickets!

As the giant pandas’ very first birthday celebrations on Scottish soil fast approach, Edinburgh Zoo has released giant panda viewing tickets for sale up to the 30th November 2012. Well over 300,000 people have flocked...

No panda cubs this year in Edinburgh

The latest news is that the pandas have not successfully mated this year. Edinburgh Zoo's spokesperson said a short time ago:- "Results in late last night saw a drop in Tian Tian’s hormones and then...

Pandas meet but are not yet matey

This has just come in :- Edinburgh Zoo is delighted to announce that giant pandas Tian Tian and Yang Guang met for the first time this morning and then again several times this afternoon. Based on...

Pandas to arrive next weekend at Edinburgh Zoo

Following months of global anticipation and excitement, the arrival date for Scotland’s first pair of breeding giant pandas has been confirmed as Sunday 4 December.Tian Tian and Yang Guang are set to arrive in...

Panda bookings cause zoo computers to crash

PANDA-MONIUM caused Edinburgh Zoo’s ticket system to collapse.Confirmation that Tian Tian and Yang Guang – meaning Sweet and Sunshine – were due to arrive next weekend resulted in a surge of people visiting to...


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