BELIGUM (CBS NEWSPATH) -Belgian zoo officials announced the birth of twin giant pandas on Friday.
Pairi Daiza Zoo tweeted that Hao Hao, a panda loaned to the park by China in 2014, gave birth to “two little ‘pink shrimps’” that are in good health.
The twins were born on August 8 and are the second and third pandas delivered at the park – following the birth of Tian Bao in June 2016.
The park noted the number 8 is considered “lucky in Chinese culture.”
The species are considered vulnerable by nature preservation groups.
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