Clouded Leopards http://www.kplu.org en Tacoma's clouded leopard cubs named http://www.kplu.org/post/tacomas-clouded-leopard-cubs-named <p><em>But first - a video that is too cute to even stand:</em></p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gRE4bcrKCqU</p><p>Point Defiance Zoo &amp; Aquarium&rsquo;s 6-week-old clouded leopard cubs are noble and mischievous, according to the majority of people who responded to an online survey to name them, reports the zoo. Nearly 6,000 votes were cast by the Wednesday night deadline.</p><p>And the winners are: Chận sūng (pronounced Chan-Soon) for the male and Suksn (Sook-Son) for the female. His name translates to &ldquo;Noble,&rdquo; hers to &ldquo;Mischievous.&rdquo;</p><p> Fri, 20 Apr 2012 21:03:20 +0000 Jake Ellison 4815 at http://www.kplu.org Two clouded leopard cubs born at Point Defiance Zoo http://www.kplu.org/post/two-clouded-leopard-cubs-born-point-defiance-zoo <p>Two endangered clouded leopard cubs were born at <a href="http://www.pdza.org/">Point Defiance Zoo &amp; Aquarium</a> this morning.</p><p>The cubs, one female and one male, are healthy and weigh about half a pound each. For safety reasons, they&#39;ll be hand-raised by zoo staff rather than the mama leopard.</p> Wed, 07 Mar 2012 01:16:34 +0000 Dave Meyer 4356 at http://www.kplu.org Two clouded leopard cubs born at Point Defiance Zoo New photos and video of clouded leopard cubs at 2 months http://www.kplu.org/post/new-photos-and-video-clouded-leopard-cubs-2-months <p>Now a little over two months after their birth, Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium&#39;s two clouded leopard cubs, named Taji and Sumalee, are more active than ever, if the new photos released are anything to go by. (More photos inside.)</p><p> Mon, 29 Aug 2011 21:33:49 +0000 Robin Cedar 2467 at http://www.kplu.org New photos and video of clouded leopard cubs at 2 months Zoo releases new video of clouded leopard cubs http://www.kplu.org/post/zoo-releases-new-video-clouded-leopard-cubs <p>Just a day away from public viewing, the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium has released a new photo (above) and a new video of the newborn clouded leopard cubs.</p><p> Fri, 24 Jun 2011 15:58:23 +0000 Jake Ellison 1948 at http://www.kplu.org Zoo releases new video of clouded leopard cubs Leopard cubs to make debut at Point Defiance Zoo http://www.kplu.org/post/leopard-cubs-make-debut-point-defiance-zoo <p>(Updated with new video)</p><p>The newborn clouded leopard cubs at the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium will be available for public viewing this weekend, zoo officials say.</p><p> Wed, 22 Jun 2011 15:00:02 +0000 Jake Ellison 1930 at http://www.kplu.org Leopard cubs to make debut at Point Defiance Zoo Two clouded leopards born at Point Defiance Zoo http://www.kplu.org/post/two-clouded-leopards-born-point-defiance-zoo <p>(Update with new photo and video)</p><p>Chai Li, a female clouded leopard at Point Defiance Zoo &amp; Aquarium, gave birth to a litter of two cubs Tuesday. Staff had been on a round-the-clock pregnancy watch of the 23-month-old clouded leopard for the past 24 hours.</p><p>This is Chai Li&rsquo;s first litter. She and the cubs&rsquo; father, 23-month-old Nah Fun, were born at the Khao Kheow Open Zoo in Thailand and put together as a future breeding pair when they were five days old.</p><p> Wed, 15 Jun 2011 17:29:23 +0000 KPLU News Staff 1874 at http://www.kplu.org Two clouded leopards born at Point Defiance Zoo