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Giant Pandas Tian Tian And Yang Guang Ahead Of The 2013 Breeding Season

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - APRIL 10: Yang Guang, the male Panda at Edinburgh Zoo, eats bamboo inside his enclosure on April 10, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. Zoo experts can now say that the giant pandas Tian Tian and Yang Guang are likely to meet for the breeding season imminently. The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland has announced that scientific testing has identified that female panda Tian Tian could possibly now be as little as 10 days away from her 36 hour fertile window. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)

Pandas prep for mating season

April 4, 2012

Experts say that the giant pandas Tian Tian and Yang Guang are likely to meet for the breeding season in the coming days. The Royal Zoological Society of Scotland has announced that female panda Tian Tian could possibly be in her 36 hour fertile window, and hopes are high the two pandas at the Edinburgh Zoo will successfully mate.