National Zoo’s success at breeding clouded leopards

National Zoo Welcomes Rare Clouded Leopard Cubs by Guy Raz All Things Considered, July 5, 2009 – The Smithsonian’s National Zoo is bursting with pride over its latest additions: two rare clouded leopards. The two yet-to-be-named baby leopards were born in...

Legislation to protect big cats in the wild advances

The Great Cats and Rare Canids Act gets overwhelming approval in House of Representatives. Posted: April 24, 2009, 3 a.m. EDT Wildlife advocates are praising the recent passage of an act that seeks greater protections for endangered and iconic cat and dog species,...

National Zoo’s clouded leopard cubs both male

Clouded Leopard Cubs Both MaleWASHINGTON (AP) Posted: 1:00 PM Apr 11, 2009Last Updated: 5:45 PM Apr 10, 2009 Both clouded leopard cubs born last month at a National Zoo facility in northern Virginia are male. Zoo officials said Thursday that the sex of the cubs born...

Clouded leopards born at National Zoo faciility

Endangered and AdorableZoo Research Center Celebrates Leopard Cubs By Michael E. RuaneWashington Post Staff WriterWednesday, March 25, 2009; A01 In the end, Hannibal did not administer the fatal bite to his mate’s neck. And Jao Chu did not immediately kill their...