Red Panda Ecotrippin’ with Miss Nepal-UK

Red Panda Network was lucky enough to host Miss Nepal-UK, the lovely Gaumaya Gurung, on one of our red panda ecotrips recently, thanks to our friend and blogger, Lex Limbu. We invited Guamaya to talk about her red panda sighting and ecotourism experience in her own words. Here is her story! “My name is Gaumaya…

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Red Pandas Get Big Help from Little Dragons

Why are red pandas endangered? Like so many threatened animals around the world, a red panda’s life in the wild is perilous.  The red panda faces a long list of threats, with habitat loss and habitat fragmentation at the top of the list. In eastern Nepal, in the cold Himalayas, humans cut trees down for…

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Red Pandas: Respect for their Roads

Red Panda Network forest guardian Tej Kumar Rai used his cell phone to capture this close-up photo of the adorable red panda, shown here on October 1. He also captured an important phenomenon: the struggle to balance the needs of red pandas for freedom of movement across their habitat range and the needs of local people for…

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Red Panda Celebration Toolkit Now Available for International Red Panda Day!

Red pandas will be honored all over the world on September 20, as zoos and other groups join Red Panda Network to celebrate the 5th Anniversary of International Red Panda Day! There are many ways to celebrate this special occasion, but the original goal for International Red Panda Day is to create as many Red Panda Rangers as possible…

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Red Panda Network Holds Conservation Workshop with Armed Police Force (APF) in Eastern Nepal

How does Red Panda Network protect red pandas? One crucial step toward protecting the endangered species is to build awareness about the species with the community that shares its habitat! Red Panda Network conducts red panda conservation through community-based fieldwork, whether it’s training forest guardians, meeting with locals and forming conservation committees, or even taking…

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Red Panda and Pangolin Partner up on the Perfect T-shirt

Red Panda Network is excited to announce our partnership with Pangolin! Pangolin is a clothing company founded on two basic principles: making unique clothing and supporting endangered animals. At least 50% of the profits are guaranteed to go directly to helping the species on the shirt. And as you can imagine, these shirts spark up…

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Red Panda Zookeepers Worldwide: Join Our Naming Contest!

  Red Panda Network commemorates  International Red Panda Day (IRPD) every year on the third Saturday of September. We are roughly 60 days out from our 5th Anniversary celebration of IRPD, which takes place September 20 this year, worldwide! And this year, in light of all you do to breed and nurture this adorable species in…

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Red Panda Facts vs. Giant Panda Facts!

Red pandas and giant pandas. Must be pretty similar, right? I mean they’re both “pandas,” they both eat bamboo, they’re both cute and furry, they even share habitat! But there are also many differences between these two adored creatures. Here are ten facts that’ll make you a TRUE panda expert! 1. The red panda is…

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Red Panda Network EcoTrip Anyone? 10 Reasons to Go!

Red panda pictures are easy to find on social media channels these days but where can you see real live red pandas in the wild? Red Panda Network offers guided ecotrips in Eastern Nepal that make it possible to see red pandas in their natural habitat! Here are the top 10 reasons why you might…

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Red Panda Fact Sheet from Red Panda Network

Red panda facts anyone? This infographic was designed by Red Panda Network volunteer graphic  designer, Luis Alejandro Martinez. Luis is about to get his bachelors in Digital Arts & Design from Full Sail University and here at Red Panda Network, we think his future looks pretty bright! Looking for more facts about the red panda? Check…

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