The Toronto Zoo has had the joy of witnessing the birth of a number of darling baby animals in 2020, and staff have been kind enough to share photo â¦ The Toronto Zoo has announced the first-ever giant pandas born in Canada â twins that made their way into the world Tuesday morning. The announcement was made in a video posted on Twitter early Friday morning, which also showed off her adorable little face. The winning name â Adira â means strong. TORONTO -- The Toronto Zoo says a two-year-old red panda named Ila gave birth to two healthy cubs earlier this week. One of the two newborn red panda cubs at the Toronto Zoo has passed away after she was taken to the ICU for emergency treatment. Article content. The Toronto Zoo babies arenât the first ones to be born recently, either. There are four names to â¦ The pandas' mother, Er Shun, is on loan from China and has been at the Toronto Zoo since 2013, the CBC reported. What Itâs Really Like to Be a Baby Panda Handler In our 9â5 series, we ask boss babes what their daily grind entails. The Sacramento Zoo welcomed a baby red panda on June 24. Zoo â¦ The zoo says it is the first time a red panda â¦ More than 7,000 people voted and now the Toronto Zooâs baby red panda has a name. PLEASE NOTE THE TORONTO ZOO IS CURRENTLY CLOSED TO PEDESTRIAN GUESTS In light of the announcement on November 20th by the Government of Ontario, the Zoo and Terra Lumina is now closed until further notice. This week, Emily Noel, a wildlife keeper at the Toronto Zooâand one of the lucky few to work with the giant panda cubsâgives us a glimpse into her wild work day We are excited to announce that our red panda Ila gave birth to two healthy cubs in the late afternoon of Tuesday, July 14 ð¾ . A panda on loan from China gave birth to the cubs between 3:30 and 3:45 a.m. During this closure, limited Zoo staff will still be on-site to ensure the health and welfare of the 5,000 animals in our care. We now have âCanadian Hopeâ and âCanadian Joyâ after the Toronto zooâs two baby panda cubs were named on Monday morning at the Toronto Zoo. The zoo reported the birth of â¦ The new addition is two months old, but the red panda baby doesnât have a name yet. The Toronto Zoo has released new photos of two panda cubs that were born Tuesday morning. She and a male panda, Da Mao, will be at the zoo until spring 2018, according to the zoo's website. The Toronto Zoo needs your help in naming the new baby red panda.