Panda Triplets Reunite With Their Mom

Giant panda mom Juxiao finally got the chance to meet her trio of little ones Tuesday at China’s Chimelong Safari Park. The world’s only known surviving panda triplets were born on July 29. They were immediately separated from their mom because in previous cases of triplets, not all of the babies have survived. In a video of the meeting released by the park, Juxiao can be seen cradling two of the cubs affectionately. She left the third alone because it was sleeping. With each of the cubs now weighing in at about 17 pounds, their keepers said they’re strong enough to be in the enclosure with Juxiao. — Read it at the U.K.’s Independent

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