5 Interesting Facts about Giant Panda

5 Interesting Facts about Giant Panda 1. Giant Pandas Eat and Eat and Eat 2. Pandas Have Quite a Bit Common with Carnivores 3. When They are not Eating Pandas Rest and Rest and Poop and Poop 4. Pandas have Tiny Cubs Because of their Poor Diet 5. Pandas’ Black and White Fur May Help Them Camouflage

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1. Giant Pandas Eat and Eat and Eat

Pandas can spend more than half of each day eating. To understand why Pandas, eat so much you need to look more closely at what they eat. Bamboo a giant woody grass is a very poor nutritional source. Bamboo is low in protein, High in fiber that pandas can’t digest well. Bamboo comprises 99 percent of a panda’s diet. To compensate panda’s need to eat 20-40 pounds a day. They use a special bone on their wrist that sticks out like a little thumb to grasp the bamboo. You may be surprised to learn that Pandas also eat other foods including grass, fruits, eggs, insects and even rodents.