Emerald

Emerald

Amur leopard
Panthera pardus orientalis

Type: Mammal

Diet: Any animal that they can catch and kill.

Average life span in the wild: 21 years

Size: 2.1 – 2.6 ft. (At Shoulder, Male)

Weight: 71 – 110 lbs (Male)

Protection status: Critically Endangered, fewer than 60 Amur leopards remain in the wild

Birthdate: March 17th (St. Patrick’s Day) 2010

Arrived at the Greenville Zoo: March 31st 2011

Fun fact: Emerald is one of a set of triplets, born at the Riverbanks Zoo in Columbia.