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First Persian Leopard Cubs Born in Russia for 50 Years

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, leopards, Russia, birth )

- 1766 days ago -
For the first time in 50 years two Persian leopard cubs have been born in a Russian national park in a major effort to reintroduce the endangered species back to the wild.

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Connie O (44)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 11:40 am
Great news! Glad for the survival program in Russia...nice to hear of something positive from that country.

Christeen A (368)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 12:03 pm
Quite happy with this news and they are precious. Thank you.

Daniel Partlow (179)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 12:43 pm
This is good news. I like it!

. (0)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 12:59 pm
Thanks for this.

Pat B (356)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 1:04 pm
I wish them well with a long life with no harm to them.!!! Thanks, Cher for this.

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 1:05 pm
GLadness with GOOD LUCK for this Babe:-)))) AWESOME!!

Mary T (358)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 1:10 pm
they are the cutest little leopard cubs :) thanks for the great news

Monica T (278)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 1:35 pm
Thanks for the good news, Cher!

Julie E (405)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 2:21 pm
What an absolutely beautiful leopard! I hope all works out as planned.

Past Member (0)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 2:32 pm
Yahoo!! Stunning cats!

Ruth C (87)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 4:22 pm
May the Almighty protect them!

pam w (139)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 4:29 pm
Really, Ruth S? If your "Almighty" were actually real and caring...animals wouldn't BE endangered, would they?

cynthia l (207)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 5:56 pm
Fantastic news yahoo!

Judy C (97)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 6:08 pm
These are such beautiful animals! Thanks, Cher.

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 8:42 pm
Wonderful news but so sad to know that their population has declined so drastically.

Sheila D (194)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 8:42 pm
Read and noted. What beautiful cats they are. I hope them all the very best. Thank you so much.

Christine Stewart (134)
Saturday July 20, 2013, 9:10 pm
I hope they will be well cared for!

Giana Peranio-paz (398)
Sunday July 21, 2013, 1:11 am
Wonderful news! Thanks Cher.

. (0)
Sunday July 21, 2013, 3:53 am
J'espère seulement que ce magnifique animal aura la chance de vivre très longtemps et que personne n'aura l'idée stupide de s'en prendre à lui.

jeanne schreurs (205)
Sunday July 21, 2013, 4:08 am
Quote: "Russian national park in a major effort to reintroduce the endangered species back to the wild."

Maybe the poppulation can grow in the wild.

. (0)
Sunday July 21, 2013, 6:21 am
Good to see that this species is making a comeback. Thanks for sharing, Cher.

Vivian B (169)
Sunday July 21, 2013, 7:47 pm
Adorable!! Glad to see them!!!

Sandi C (98)
Sunday July 21, 2013, 8:12 pm
awesome. be safe.

Maria S (95)
Monday July 22, 2013, 4:26 am
Wnderful news. Thanks for posting, Cher!

. (0)
Monday July 22, 2013, 12:18 pm
So beautiful -ty Cher

Sara P (57)
Tuesday July 23, 2013, 10:18 am
At this point I dont' t know if to put them into the wild is a good idea, too many poachers around, too many bastards!!!

Sherri G (128)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 10:53 pm
Great News. I agree with Connie and Sara too. TY Cher for posting Noted.

Lisa Zarafonetis (168)
Saturday August 3, 2013, 9:46 am
What a beautiful animal !!! :)
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