Giant panda at Ueno zoo showing signs of pregnancy

May 19, 2017

Giant panda at Ueno zoo showing signs of pregnancy

A female giant panda at Tokyo’s Ueno zoo has shown signs of being pregnant, including reduced appetite and longer sleeping times, the zoo’s operator said. If 11-year-old Shin Shin does give birth, the cub will be the first giant panda born at Ueno Zoological ...

Shin Shin had a phantom pregnancy: Ueno panda experts

Aug 5, 2013

Shin Shin had a phantom pregnancy: Ueno panda experts

Specialists at Tokyo’s Ueno Zoo have concluded that giant panda Shin Shin, 8, experienced a phantom pregnancy, the zoo said Monday. According to the zoo, Shin Shin is back to normal after showing signs of pregnancy, including a lack of appetite and reduced activity, ...

Panda Shin Shin to return to stage at Ueno Zoo

Jul 2, 2013

Panda Shin Shin to return to stage at Ueno Zoo

Giant panda Shin Shin will be put back on display at Tokyo’s Ueno Zoo starting Tuesday after being removed last month for what turned out to be a “false pregnancy,” the zoo said Monday. While on display, Shin Shin will be able to move ...