Ranchi (Jharkhand): Authorities at Ranchi`s Bhagwan Birsa Biological Park have announced the birth of two leopard cubs, news of which has left animal lovers thrilled.
"We changed her (pregnant female leopard`s) diet by including supplements and multi vitamins, specially vitamin A and E which increase reproductive efficiency. Our efforts paid off. T he female leopard conceived," said Ajay Kumar, a veterinary doctor at the zoo.
Officials said the cubs were healthy and adapting well to the weather and their immediate surroundings.
The cubs and their mother have been kept in a separate cage and would be soon placed in their enclosure for public viewing.