A video uploaded last week to YouTube is suddenly getting a lot of web attention over the past 48 hours. The clip shows a baby red panda getting surprised and falling over; the video has gone viral.
On Nov. 14, 2012, YouTube uses Mmovies21 uploaded a video entitled "Red Panda Baby surprise!". The video, which runs just :46, shows a red panda surprised when a man wearing boots comes to its space.
At first the cub just looks up at him, but then it turns around with its back faced to the man. Suddenly, the man then startles the cub. The video shows the baby is so frightened by the man's approach, it falls over.
The episode happened at the Maruyama Zoo in Hokkaido, Japan. CBS News reported the twin red pandas shown in the video are named Kin and Gin and are three months old; they were born at the zoo.
As of this morning, the video has gotten over 1 million page views; this is more than double what the page views were yesterday.
A clip from last year posted online by the same YouTube member titled "Red Panda playing in the snow" has garnered over 2 million views to date.