Mainly found in Nepal, Nothern India, Myanamar and China. The red panda has a special bone- the radial sesamoid bone- which acts as a false thumb, allowing it to grasp clumps of bamboo to aid feeding. Red pandas can live up to 15 years and can have 1-4 cubs every 1-2 years.
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We’re home to over 700 animals, including the largest herd of black rhino in the UK, western lowland gorillas, the only giraffe in Kent, tigers, lions, leopards, bears and so much more!