Panda Facts – Interesting and Fun Facts About Pandas

Panda Facts for Kids

Female pandas are fertile for only up to 3 days a year.

Pandas have lived on Earth for 2 to 3 million years.

A giant panda needs between 2.5 to 4 sq miles or 10 million sq m of land to survive.

“Embarrassment”, is the term used for group of pandas.

Chinese people feared pandas and described them as metal-devouring black-and-white “Tapirs” in ancient times.

Pandas have one of the highest bite forces of any carnivore.

Adult pandas have to eat 80 pounds of bamboo per day to meet their nutritional values.

Pandas are nearly 1,600 in the wild and a few hundred in captive, and are entitled in the endangered list.

Giant panda is a solitary animal; it spends about two-thirds of its day feeding and the remainder resting.

Bamboos eat 20 different species of bamboo.