Endangered Amur leopard cubs born at Colchester Zoo

Two Amur leopard cubs, that are “critically-endangered” within the wild, have been born at Colchester Zoo.

The pair are the primary for fogeys Esra and Crispin, who’re concerned in a world breeding programme.

Amur leopards originate from jap Russia and north-east China and their numbers are dwindling, with lower than 100 left within the wild.

Colchester Zoo stated it was the primary time Amur leopards had bred on web site.

The cubs, that are in good well being, ought to emerge from their den within the subsequent few weeks.

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