Thursday, May 16, 2013

Fact of the Day: Panda's Favorite Food

While pandas can eat other plants and small rodents, roughly 99% of their diet consists of bamboo. 

19 comments:

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

This is true!

Just Keepin It Real, Folks! said...

WOW, if bamboo can make you that fat, I'm NEVAH gonna touch the stuff!!!

Emmylou said...

I just read that that's why pandas don't hibernate...coz bamboo is available year-round:D

Unknown said...

Cheap to find I suppose

Christine said...

And they eat a LOT of bamboo!

Holy Ghost Writer said...

They sure pack it away

Dana said...

I've always loved pandas. Have a great Thursday!

MEcoy said...

this would be my most favorite trivia haha
as you know i'm a panda lover haha

Pat Hatt said...

They sure can eat, not sure for the cat bamboo is a treat and hmph, stupid blogger is shunning you in my blogroll too, how rude.

Pat said...

Geez - so why so fat? ;)

Anna and Klaudia said...

I know this fact but it's so funny they are so fat :)) pandas are cute :)

Joy said...

Good to know:)

Theresa Mahoney said...

I think I read somewhere that they spend 18 hours a day eating it. I could be wrong there though...

DEZMOND said...

they eat small rodents???? Ewwwww..........

FilipBlog said...

I have only seen giant panda's once in San Diego. It was interesting but these animals look very lazy.

Greetings,
Filip

Fundy Blue said...

I did not know pandas ate small rodents. I thought it was all bamboo!

A new life said...

true

http://newlifewithfashion.blogspot.com/2013/05/469-sukienka-jako-bluzka.html

Anonymous said...

wow, this is true!
love pandas

brazilian greetings
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xx

Teddi said...

i knew they ate bamboo, but didn't know they ate rodents. i was a panda bear one year for halloween when i taught preschool.